(SEATTLE, WA.) – It was pretty big and smokey as barge fires go and you could see the smoke from a long ways away. Seattle firefighters went mano a mano Tuesday night with a barge fire that erupted on the lovely Duwamish River in south Seattle.
(NATIONAL) – On May 23 of this year the Sky Valley Chronicle published a report titled Get Ready Now For The Next Great Recession. That report has been read thousands of times and the numbers just keep on climbing.
(NACHES, WA.) – The Washington State Patrol says an Olympia, WA woman was injured and three children were unscathed, save for the frightening mental trauma of the incident, when the woman drove her minivan off the road, down an embankment and ending up in a river.
(NATIONAL) – The Intercept has just pubished a story, by Ryan Gallagher and Henrik Moltke revealing informaiton about “eight fortress-like buildings in U.S. cities” - inlcuding one in Seattle, herein our state – that are owned by AT & T and that the NSA (Naional Security Agency) uses for internet surveillance – monitoring “billions of emails, phone calls, and online chats passing across U.S. territory.”
(NATIONAL) – A sign of the times of the Trump era? A man, an American citizen of hispanic heritage who is a computer systems administrator during the week and helps his mom on weekends doing landscaping – meaning he works seven days a week – was working with his mom doing yard work in California when a white woman went off on him, unleashing a diatribe against Mexicans, and — while invoking President Trump as an authority on the subject — called them rapists, animals and drug dealers.