Top Seattle news: To make room for light rail, 5,300 trees will fall; Sesame Street coming to town

Here's what you need to know about what's happening in Seattle.

Keffrey Fazio leaving West Seattle to become assistant basketball coach at Seattle Pacific

The coach took a different tack to turn the Wildcats into a competitive program in the always tough Metro League.

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The iconic Muppets launch 50th anniversary tour, will stop in Seattle

Big Bird, Elmo and stars of "Sesame Street" are leaving their quiet neighborhood and embarking on a road trip.

Read the full story on Q13FOX.

Seattle among the best cities in the US for runners

Whether you're a newcomer to the world of running or a consistent marathoner, there's new data on cities throughout the United States deemed "best for runners." SmartAsset, a financial company, released its third annual study, which shows nine of the top 10 cities from 2018 held their positions in 2019. 

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To make room for light rail, 5,300 trees will fall along I-5 | Seattle Weekly

Sound Transit expects to start clearing in late April and eventually replant more than 20,000 trees.

Read the full story on Seattle Weekly.

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