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The Seattle Times serves the Northwest with thoughtful, independent, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalism that impacts our community. As a news media company with a laser focus on journalistic standards and excellence, we provide clarity above the content clutter and engage readers across print and digital platforms to provide news that matters where, when and how they want it. Founded in 1896, The Seattle Times remains a family-owned business with deep roots in principled, investigative news coverage and service to our community.
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*2009 Scarborough Report, Release 1
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