Latest News for: Seattle shelter


Bitter Root Animal Shelter hosts slumber ‘pawty’

Bitterroot Star 09 Apr 2024
The Bitterroot shelter branded their event the “Slumber Pawty,” which opened the shelter to community members who participated to stay the night with the animals, among other fun activities ... Shelters all over the U.S.

Dark Side of the Ring: What Happened to Professional Wrestler Chris Colt?

Coming Soon 09 Apr 2024
Photo Credit. Dark Side of the Ring official Facebook page. The fifth season of Dark Side of the Ring is currently underway ... View this post on Instagram ... Unfortunately, Colt died on May 28, 1995, at a homeless >shelter in Seattle, Washington ... .

Seattle scrambles to raise $5,000 DAILY hotel cost for 240

The Daily Mail 04 Apr 2024
The US is battling a surge in migrants at its southern border who claim asylum and spread across the US, overloading shelter systems in New York, Washington DC, Chicago, Denver and now Seattle ... Seattle's migrant crisis has deepened since early 2023.

Seattle is pulling funding from homeless agency; could other cities soon follow?

Sunnyside Daily Sun 01 Mar 2024
The King County Regional Homelessness Authority also shut down its pilot program that focused resources on getting homeless people in the downtown Seattle area into shelters after only one year.

Seattle homeless count shows drop in encampments in 2023, hundreds remain

Sunnyside Daily Sun 21 Feb 2024
In the fourth quarter of 2023 alone, the Seattle Unified Care Team extended a total of 1,228 offers of shelter to unsheltered individuals from which 462 offers were accepted and resulted in a referral to shelter.

Seattle’s newest NBA superstar and his dad’s 90-year-old butcher shop

The Spokesman-Review 18 Feb 2024
So does Paolo’s mom, Rhonda Banchero, a former basketball star herself, who is now the director for equity and inclusion at Downtown Emergency Service Center, one of Seattle’s largest supportive housing and shelter providers.

Amazon gives $9M to Seattle-area groups that provide homeless services

Business Journal 16 Feb 2024
Recipients include Mary's Place, which operates a shelter in one of Amazon's Seattle office buildings. Here's who else received awards ... .

Former Seattle Humane CEO killed wife, self in murder-suicide

The Spokesman-Review 08 Feb 2024
Both David and Judy Loewe had volunteered at Seattle Humane, a nonprofit animal shelter that also provides exams and other resources for pet owners. A former Seattle Humane employee described Judy ...

‘We don’t have the ability,’ Refugees plea to Seattle for immediate shelter

Victoria Advocate 01 Feb 2024
Facing eviction from the hotel, the refugees called on the Seattle City Council to utilize immediate emergency funds for temporary housing costs, as well as allocate funds for permanent shelter, ...

Dept. of Commerce invests $312.6 million in housing opportunities

Belleview Reporter 22 Jan 2024
Permanent supportive housing differs from emergency shelter or transitional housing in that it provides longer-term housing coupled with flexible voluntary services ...ROOTS Young Adult Shelter in Seattle ($3,000,000).

The Supreme Court Could Save Blue Cities From Their Own Idiocy

The American Spectator 20 Jan 2024
Portland, Ore., and Seattle also suffer acutely from the crisis ... San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, Portland, Seattle, and Phoenix have all filed amicus briefs ... But the City cannot feasibly provide shelter for everyone.” (READ MORE.

An ice storm bears down on the Pacific Northwest as East, South battle bitter cold

The Salem News 20 Jan 2024
Parts of southwest Washington and western Oregon — including the latter state’s largest cities of Portland, Salem and Eugene — expected a quarter-inch to an inch (6 to 25 millimeters) of ice, while freezing rain was forecast in the Seattle area.

At least 5 people dead from hypothermia in U.S. Seattle

People Daily 19 Jan 2024
Weather shelters across King County quickly filled up last Friday, leading the King County Regional Homelessness Authority to work with the city of Seattle and The Salvation Army to add 100 more ...

Oilers beat Kraken 4-2 to extend winning streak to a franchise-record 12 games

Statesville Record & Landmark 19 Jan 2024
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Warren Foegele had two goals, Leon Draisaitl had a goal and three assists and the Edmonton Oilers rallied to beat the Seattle Kraken 4-2 on Thursday night to extend their winning streak to a franchise-record 12 games.

Analysis: Building a Super Bowl champion starts with figuring how who gets all the power

Statesville Record & Landmark 19 Jan 2024
Pete Carroll won one in Seattle ... Mitchell College to offer night classes; new Chevys on display McDonald’s is bringing back a fan favorite after four years; here’s when you can get it Iredell churches come together to feed shelter residents.