Offshore Drilling

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Protesters blocked all three main entrances to Seattle Port Terminal 5, where Shell kept their Arctic drilling rig. (Photo: @AntoniaJuhasz/Twitter)
Culminating days of fierce resistance against plans to drill for Arctic oil, activists in Seattle on Monday are risking arrest as they attempt to shut down operations at Shell Oil's drilling rig. In the wee hours Monday morning, hundreds of people stopped traffic on the Spokane Street Bridge before marching to the Port of Seattle where protesters...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Kayaks began lining up on the shores of Seattle's Elliot Bay early Saturday...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Paddling activists rolled out the un-welcome mat as Shell Oil's hulking 'Polar...