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A Seattle family with roots in Nepal learned of the sudden death of a relative. Here and afar, people came together to help deal with the immediate needs.

A Place to Call Home

Peter Wu is taking a break. He has been moving his things into his new room at the NP Hotel and now paper bags filled with dishes, clothes and linens cover his mauve carpet. Wu,...

Kip Tokuda wins state legislative bid, Paull Shin loses Congressional try

It was a night of mixed emotions for the Asian American community as primary elections results rolled in with Kip Tokuda winning the Democratic nomination for state representative in the 37th District, position 2, but Congressional hopeful Paull Shin losing in this bid to replace retiring Rep. Al Swift

Gary Locke is new King County Executive Locke becomes most powerful Asian American official...

The race for King County Executive wasn’t as close as both Democrat Gary Locke and Republican incumbent Tim Hill thought it would be. At 11:15 p.m. on election night, Locke declared victory when Hill officially conceded the race, becoming the first Asian American ever to win such a high-ranking post in Washington. At the time, Locke had already garnered 58 percent of the vote to Hill’s 42 percent.