Tuesday news roundup

Hockey, baby.

The Seattle Times, the New York Times, KING and Patch write on the NHL’s decision this morning on a Seattle NHL franchise to play in the renovated Key Arena.  (breaking: the NHL just announced it)

The Seattle Times, KING, Crosscut, and the Stranger report on Judge Robart’s surprise order yesterday accelerating review of the SPOG contract.

SeattleMet looks at who has already announced their candidacy for next year’s Seattle City Council elections.

Seattle Times and West Seattle Blog cover yesterday’s update on the way forward for the pending citywide MHA legislation.

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog and Erica Barnett report on the Seattle Planning Commission’s report urging the city to loosen zoning restrictions in single-family residential zones in Seattle.

Seattle Transit Blog looks at what it means that Mayor Durkan still hasn’t appointed a permanent head of SDOT.