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Monday, June 24

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Associated Press
1,500 Seattle public-housing residents to get transit cards
States’ push to legalize sports betting differs by region
3rd person charged in connection to reservation killings
Police: 4 massage businesses with “US Navy nexus” raided
Washington lawmaker says state is not ready for sports betting (Stanford)
New technology helps search teams find people in wilderness 
Oregon Legislature repeals tsunami zone building law 
Tribal casino may be coming to Tri-Cities
Combat brigade visits Yakima Training Center  

Aberdeen Daily World
Grays Harbor College honors record number of graduates at 89th commencement ceremony
OpedMartin Schram: Defusing the danger of Trump’s populism   

Bainbridge Island Review
Bainbridge police remove homeless camp near Highway 305, relocate final residents 

Columbian
Opinion: In Our View: Creating city council districts worth studying
Environmentalists find issues with port policy 

The Daily News
Federal agency sues two Columbia River resorts for sexual harassment 

Everett Herald (subscription required)
On I-5’s edge, biologists revive a vanishing world for salmon
The severance pay saga continues at Mukilteo city hall
Wrongful death lawsuit alleges PUD negligent in fatal fire
Everett schools clamping down on cellphone use in classroom
McCuskerIgnoring the federal deficit puts the global economy at risk
Commentary: Clarify policy on pneumococcal vaccine for adults
Commentary: Protecting coastal ecology not just for the birds
Editorial: Sun setting on attempts to fan coal’s embers   

The Island Guardian
Medevac Flights and Kaiser Denials 

Islands Weekly
Task force teams up with Canada for orca solutions   

Journal of the San Juan Islands
Ferry advisory commission discusses ferry suggestions
NASA challenge   

Kitsap Sun (subscription required)
Double duty: Silverdale stormwater facility is a park that cleans water 

News Tribune (subscription required)
Puyallup business owner helps pay attorney fees for defendant in homeless harassment case 

New York Times
Trump Imposes New Economic Sanctions on Iran
Supreme Court to Hear Insurers’ Suit on Obamacare
A Message From the Billionaire’s Club: Tax Us    

Olympian (subscription required)
Jury returns verdict in lawsuit that alleged sex abuse of a minor at a state facility 
Editorial: New federal rules on abortion threaten choice   

Puget Sound Business Journal
Seattle on-demand transit pilot has no plan for the future despite early success 

Renton Reporter
Own an RV? Law changes around large vehicles in the works
Budget troubles on the horizon for Renton schools
On the West Coast, Washington is most prone to sea level rise damage
Buckle up for another smoky summer   

Seattle Times (subscription required)
There’s no good data on how often Washington schools restrain or seclude students. That may change soon.
Eastside affordable-housing agency to add staff, strengthen requirements to prevent violations
Lawmakers considering ways to curb secrecy in sexual-misconduct cases at Washington universities (Randall, Pollet, Keiser)
4,500 Expedia employees are coming to Interbay in Seattle. How will the company avoid a traffic mess?
Eastside affordable-housing agency to add staff, strengthen requirements to prevent violations 
The inside story of MCAS: How Boeing’s 737 MAX system gained power and lost safeguards  

Seattle Weekly
Why is Bellevue taking so long to finish its shelter?
Buckle up for another smoky summer   

Skagit Valley Herald
Firefighters get the training they need to fight wildfires 

Spokesman Review
Opinion: Flexible Washington college grant focuses on the needs of students 

USA Today
Supreme Court limits access to government records in loss for Argus Leader, part of the USA TODAY Network
Trump delays nationwide ICE raids to deport undocumented immigrants, allows Congress two weeks on deal    

Vancouver Business Journal
Legislative review luncheon focuses on housing affordability (Wylie, Cleveland)

Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber
Vashon’s only wood mill to close
Town hall draws state legislators, island progressives   

Walla Walla Union Bulletin (subscription required)
March rings in Walla Walla’s first Pride Month 

Washington Post
Supreme Court sides with apparel maker who said government violated First Amendment by denying ‘subversive’ clothing line trademark
Trump signs order imposing new sanctions on Iran, warns U.S. restraint is limited
Trump’s erratic policy moves put national security at risk, experts warn
Conditions at migrant detention centers are ‘horrendous.’ Trump, Pence blame Democrats  

Whidbey News-Times
Little chiefs
WhidbeyHealth and nurses union at stalemate in bargaining
Operators working to de-stink dryer at sewage treatment plant   

Yakima Herald Republic
From their perspective: Photos taken by those experiencing homelessness show harsh realities, humanity
Central Washington stepping up to produce renewable energy 

 

Broadcast 

KING5 TV (NBC)
New rules for bicyclists on water taxis go into effect
Signs encouraging Thurston County drivers to zipper merge unveiled
Low Washington rivers could impact drinking water and fish survival 
Free ORCA bus passes for 1,500 low-income Seattle residents  

KIRO7 TV (CBS)
New rules to limit bikes on water taxis begin Monday 

KOMO4 TV (ABC)
Oregon Senate walkout enters day 5; GOP says they won’t be back any time soon 
Potentially dangerous prank called ‘swatting’ sends deputies to Auburn home   

KNKX FM
Washington to test newborns for more genetic disorders
11 people to receive associate degrees at the Washington Corrections Center for Women
Climate change will cost Washington $24 billion in ‘high tide tax,’ report says  

KUOW FM
This is what you need to earn to afford a two-bedroom in Seattle 

NW Public Radio
First-time homebuyers are getting squeezed out by investors 

Q13 TV (Fox)
The Divide: Winky Face?
Bernie Sanders, Pramila Jayapal to unveil plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion of student loan debt
Vigil supporting LGBTQ community in Renton after Pride display vandalized: ‘Love will win’
Paramedics could soon use 5G-powered ‘robo glove’ to make quicker diagnoses 

  

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Civic Skunkworks
You can join the Fight to Restore Overtime  

Crosscut
Income inequity in the arts is a national problem. How does Seattle stack up?
How solar could make WA tribes energy independent  

My Ballard
Ballard Slate Coffee baristas stage walkout to protest work conditions 

MyNorthwest.com
Rep. Jayapal joins Bernie Sanders in bid to erase all college debt
Washington wildfires: Set for worse ever, or blown out of proportion?   

Queen Anne & Magnolia News
Tarleton says it’s time to design Magnolia Bridge replacement (Tarleton)  

Seattle P.I.
Olympic National Park plans more mountain goat roundups 

Friday, June 21

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Associated Press
Testing of sewage confirms rise in marijuana use
Scientists seek beaches where dead whales can rot in peace
Washington state city to use goats to help prevent wildfires
Trump calls off Iranian strikes, citing likely deaths
Plane industry vows cleaner flight … someday  

Auburn Reporter
On the West Coast, Washington is most prone to sea level rise damage
Buckle up for another smoky summer
On the cusp of budget shortfalls   

Everett Herald (subscription required)
65 units of supportive housing opening next month in Everett
WaPo: Oregon governor sends troopers to round up rogue Republicans
New Sound Transit railcars will eventually serve Lynnwood
Editorial: Edmonds should reconsider waterfront overpass 

The Island Guardian
Letter: Mullis Center Needs To Rethink Their Ban 

Islands’ Weekly
Island-hopping bear is caught and returned to wild 

Issaquah Reporter
On the West Coast, Washington is most prone to sea level rise damage
Eastside cities voice their support for gun violence prevention efforts 

Kitsap Sun (subscription required)
Giant shrimp in the laundry room: The tale of Bremerton’s own cryptid (Randall) 

News Tribune (subscription required)
Washington state not benefiting from special transportation grants under Trump 
New $10.5 million Puyallup venue is taking reservations, provides jobs for at-risk moms 
Trump states and rural areas grab bigger chunk of transportation grant funds
‘The system is tearing families apart.’ Group urges state to drop bail bonds investments 
Native American art show asks us to imagine if there were a Bureau of Caucasian Affairs 
Editorial: Who pays the price for Tacoma’s failed charter schools? Kids do   

New York Times
Excluding Black Jurors in Curtis Flowers Case Violated Constitution, Supreme Court Rules
Want the Robocalls to Stop? Congress Does, Too   

Olympian (subscription required)
Lacey MakerSpace gets ready to open to inventors, entrepreneurs and DIY enthusiasts 

Peninsula Daily News
Olympic National Park officials plan more mountain goat roundups 

Puget Sound Business Journal
Researcher’s notebook: Women, minorities own few of Washington’s mid-market companies 

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Summer is here! How Seattle-area weather this year will be different than usual
Seattle prepares for health consequences of wildfire smoke
Washington State Patrol cracking down on distracted drivers this weekend; know what’s legal and what isn’t
Airbus roiled by secret Boeing order for 737 MAX jets that stole the Paris Air Show
Editorial: Rollback of clean energy won’t save coal
Opinion: For orcas’ sake, we will not give up the fight against Canada pipeline
Opinion: State funding for education really means more money for some, not all, of our schools
Financial miscues, loss of donations doom Seattle-based nonprofit for the blind
Juneteenth in Seattle brings jubilation and reflection on justice not yet realized
Podcast: David Neiwert on the rise of right-wing extremism, ‘Alt-America’ and why he got suspended from Twitter  
Editorial: Rollback of clean energy won’t save coal   

Spokesman Review
Appeals court allows Trump administration’s abortion ‘gag rule’ to take effect
Cattlemen association in Stevens County urges residents to report wolf and cougar attacks to the sheriff – before state wildlife managers
Selkirk Pharma plans $30 million manufacturing facility on the West Plains
State asked to pull money out of bail bond industry
Opinion: Editorial shows bias on issue on tribal representation (Riccelli)  

Skagit Valley Herald
Mount Vernon may consider safe parking ordinance for homeless 

  

Broadcast 

KING5 TV (NBC)
Wenatchee to hire brush-eating goats to prevent wildfire
Everett schools test social and emotional learning to better serve students
Seattle discusses possible solutions to curb gun violence in the Central District
Walking tours show how segregation shaped Seattle neighborhoods
Vashon Island students work to save salmon, orcas    

KOMO4 TV (ABC)
Involuntary addiction treatment going under-used in Washington (Davis)
Washington is the toughest driver’s license to get in the U.S., study finds
Wide-ranging gun violence strategies detailed for Central District
Riveting work: Construction to expand Tacoma Link light rail gets under way  

Q13 TV (Fox)
Light rail construction impacting parking, business traffic
SDOT wants to hear from you: Rehab or replace the Ballard Bridge? 

  

Web 

Crosscut
Report: WA must spend $24B now to stave off climate-related flooding
Many WA schools will soon carry Narcan to prevent opioid deaths
Opinion: What London and Stockholm can teach Seattle about congestion pricing   

MyNorthwest.com
WSP starts distracted driving patrols in midst of ‘100 deadliest days’
Orting students allege abuse by teacher who is still employed  

Seattle P.I.
Going, going, gone: Time-lapse video shows tear-down of the Alaskan Way Viaduct’s tallest section 

Thursday, June 20

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Associated Press
‘Why not now?’ Lawmakers debate reparations for slavery
Seattle to open smoke shelters for ‘new normal’ summer fires
Amid urgent climate warnings, EPA gives coal a reprieve
Texas says DNA technology jeopardizes cases
May unemployment rate in Washington remains at 4.7 percent
FEMA plans flood plain revision for downtown Mount Vernon
Boeing eyes more 737 Max sales after post-crash drought
Some gender-neutral restroom signs now required in Tacoma
1 in 6 ER visits or hospital stays triggers ‘surprise’ bill 
Supreme Court will not review Washington state tobacco case
Voters in Seattle get $100 each to donate to candidates with lauded financing reform   

Aberdeen Daily World
GHC’s new programs see first graduating class
County funds homeless rent aid and low-barrier shelter study   

Auburn Reporter
On the cusp of budget shortfalls
Pacific hires new police chief
HUD distributes $40 million in housing subsidies to South King County annually
Gov. Inslee signs Stokesbary legislation that will provide funding to Carbonado, Dieringer school districts   

The Daily News
Kelso Housing Authority flooded with applicants after opening wait list 

Everett Herald (subscription required)
One-way ferry fares for vehicles could increase by about $1
Edmonds ‘back to square one’ after killing emergency connector   

Journal of the San Juan Islands
Fish and Wildlife Commission lists pinto abalone as endangered 

News Tribune (subscription required)
GOP senators flee Oregon to stop climate bill after governor warns she’ll call police 
County leader has $100K plan for immigrant defense. That would put Tacoma’s effort to shame
Editorial: Tacoma’s recycling reset worth the extra cost  

New York Times
With More Storms and Rising Seas, Which U.S. Cities Should Be Saved First?  

Olympian (subscription required)
City Council provides $1.1M for supportive housing, homeless shelter on Martin Way  

Puget Sound Business Journal
Opinion: Technology drives growth of the region’s middle market
Federal Reserve waits for more information before cutting rates   

Renton Reporter
They tried to knock them down, but the doors remain 

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Can’t pass the driver’s test in Washington? You’re not alone, study finds
EPA establishes coal-friendly rule on climate 
FBI investigating after Renton church’s Pride display vandalized 
Editorial: From toxic site to green space: New Tacoma park exemplifies civic reinvention   

Skagit Valley Herald
Busy season for state ferries starts Sunday
County hears requests for economic development grants 

Spokesman Review
Feds respond to discovery of genetically engineered wheat on Washington farm
Boeing temporarily storing 737 Max jets at Grant County International Airport 

USA Today
Coal comeback? Trump plan breathes new life into aging power plants, but critics say climate will suffer
Supreme Court upholds power of executive branch to apply sex offender law retroactively    

Walla Walla Union Bulletin (subscription required)
Milton-Freewater schools boss will leave this month
Guest Column: Rising rent a reason for uptick in local homelessness  

Washington Post
Federal judge says census citizenship question merits more consideration in light of new evidence 

Whidbey News-Times
Letter: Dave Paul is doing great job as a state representative (Paul) 

  

Broadcast 

KING5 TV (NBC)
Snohomish County measuring impact of opioid epidemic in real-time
Senators to vote on Patty Murray bill that targets surprise medical billing
Puget Sound has ‘highest cannabis use per capita’ worldwide, wastewater study says
Most young Washington kids not in preschool, report finds
Skagit Valley College helps students of all intellectual abilities thrive
FBI investigating more vandalism at Renton LGBTQ-friendly church   

KIRO7 TV (CBS)
Month after NTSB recommended replacing Amtrak Cascades trains, they’re still running 

KOMO4 TV (ABC)
‘It’s disgusting’: Trump may redefine poverty, cut thousands off Medicaid in Washington 

KUOW FM
More Bad Buzz For Bees: Record Numbers Of Honey Bee Colonies Died Last Winter 

NW Public Radio
Joy Haro becomes the first Native American U.S. Poet Laureate
Central Washington fire District will use goats to reduce fire risk around Wenatchee
Trump Administration weakens climate plan to help coal plants stay open
More bad buzz for bees: record number of honey bee colonies died last winter
At Yakima training center, thousands of National Guard troops prepare for 2021 deployment  

Q13 TV (Fox)
Some gender-neutral restroom signs now required in Tacoma (Live TV story with AP text)
Renton church stands behind ‘Pride message’ after explosives attached to display
‘Community Court’ model gets repeat criminal offenders out of bad cycle   

  

Web 

Crosscut
Trump limits access of board overseeing safety at Hanford site
Opinion: Who are the missing Native women and how do we find them?    

Queen Anne & Magnolia News
Committee tweaks accessory dwelling unit legislation 

Seattle P.I.
Wider center, digital signs: Improvements abound in new Sound Transit light rail cars
Report: Washington ranked 4th most fun state. But what does that mean? 

Wednesday, June 19

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Associated Press
Trump EPA close to gutting Obama rule on coal power plants
Canada reapproves Pacific coast pipeline; Inslee: ‘Alarming’
San Francisco moves closer to nation’s 1st e-cigarette ban

Aberdeen Daily World
Two days added to La Push, Neah Bay rec halibut season 

Bellingham Herald (subscription required)
Lummi Nation, Washington Gov. Inslee join protest of Canadian oil pipeline approval 

Columbian
In Our View: Make election security in U.S. a top priority

The Daily News
Kelso Housing Authority to open waitlist Wednesday 

Everett Herald (subscription required)
Edmonds council nixes contentious roadway project to beach
Farming with trees: food in a future with climate change
You are here: Seattle NorthCountry
Letter: Gun sales about to come to halt because of I-1639   

The Island Guardian
Mullis Center Flag Has Disappeared
Another Senior Banned From Senior Center   

Islands’ Weekly
Vote counting equipment testing in June 

Kitsap Sun (subscription required)
Renovations on the way to Bremerton’s Warren Avenue Playfield
DSHS report: Retsil veterans home’s response on patient’s gun endangered others  

News Tribune (subscription required)
Here’s what those new signs on some public restrooms in Tacoma mean 
California governor, lawmaker alter proposed vaccine rules  

New York Times
E.P.A. Finalizes Its Plan to Replace Obama-Era Climate Rules  

Olympian (subscription required)
Convicted rapist chokes his victim in wheelchair after court frees him, Wash. cops say  

Puget Sound Business Journal
Facebook’s Libra currency draws instant response from regulators
Finding opportunities when military bases close
Global economic growth is already slowing. The U.S. trade war is making it worse.   

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion approved; oil-tanker traffic could to soar in Northwest
Airbus racks up more orders over stricken Boeing   
White Center man convicted of rape accused of attacking victim days after his release from jail 
Airbnb use debated as Seattle City Council committee advances new backyard cottage rules
‘I was just doing my job’: Seattle’s Chinese American veterans to receive long overdue honor from U.S.
City Hall’s idea of housing on golf courses? It turns out the people made a law against that 
Op-ed: Save lives and money — invest in supportive housing for the chronically homeless 
Editorial: Skip citizenship question on census   

Skagit Valley Herald
FEMA grants Mount Vernon floodplain request
SWIFT Center cleanup begins

Snoqualmie Valley Record
Buckle up for another (likely) smoky summer 

Spokesman Review
High court to decide if secret legislative records are a ‘black hole’ or a needed balance
Spokane City Council votes to explore suing opioid makers, distributors  

Washington Post
Trump administration threatens furloughs, layoffs if Congress doesn’t let it kill personnel agency
Trump EPA finalizes rollback of key Obama climate rule that targeted coal plants
Meet the New York couple donating millions to the anti-vax movement 

Whidbey News-Times
Tokitae pole journey leads to Coupeville
Input sought on waste management plan
Fire marshal says burn ban now in effect 

  

Broadcast 

KING5 TV (NBC)
Medina eyes property tax hike amid financial trouble
Wastewater study finds Puget Sound has ‘highest cannabis use per capita’ worldwide
Washington’s greenhouse gas emissions got worse
Rep. Larsen: Confidence in aviation industry is ‘shaken’ after Boeing plane crashes
Tariffs from India take big bite out of Washington apple profits   

KOMO4 TV (ABC)
Pilots criticize Boeing for fatal flaws on its grounded Max jet 

KNKX FM
Canadian government re-approves controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion 

KUOW FM
Washington tribes, Inslee pan Canadian pipeline approval
Going ‘Zero Carbon’ Is All The Rage. But Will It Slow Climate Change?   

NW Public Radio
Puget sound whale watchers accused of loving endangered orcas to death
Willapa Bay oyster farmers struggle as shrimp population booms (Takko)
EPA begins removing herbicide barrels from eastern Oregon’s Wallowa Lake    

OPB 
Willapa Bay Oyster Farmers Struggle As Shrimp Population Booms (Takko) 

Q13 TV (Fox)
Life is not-so-sweet for Washington raspberry growers right now
‘Extinction is not an option’: Head of Salmon Recovery Office optimistic about recovery efforts
Tracking endangered steelhead producing answers and more questions about long-term survival 

  

Web 

Civic Skunkworks
You can Join the Fight to Restore Overtime  

Crosscut 
Canada’s Trans Mountain Pipeline is a go. What’s that mean for WA?
After measles outbreak, WA toughened its vaccine law. Could Congress do the same?
Volkswagen settlement funds to pay for WA’s newest electric buses
Opinion: The living lesson of Juneteenth   

MyNorthwest.com
Searching for Seattle’s hidden Latino history
‘McMansion’ ban, new rules for backyard cottages enter home stretch
The Boeing employee who would put his family on a 737 Max
New 737 MAX orders could be ‘breaking of the dam’ for Boeing
Dori Monson: Gary Locke wants to hide critical information on 2020 Census
Dori Monson: Thanks to sanctuary state policy, double-rapist could re-attack victim  

Queen Anne & Magnolia News
Mayor signs off on Fort Lawton redevelopment 

Slog
Want Cannabis Cafes? Washington State lawmakers say fat chance. (Kirby, Stanford) 

Tuesday, June 18

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Associated Press
Trump threatens to deport millions beginning next week
Lawmaker fined after assistant books campaign-related event (Hunt) 
As inmate suicides spike, troubling questions raised about handling of mentally ill in nation’s local jails
Boeing signs first deal for 737 Max jet since deadly crashes   

Aberdeen Daily World
Aberdeen train derailment still under investigation
Coastal recreational salmon season opens June 22 with higher coho quota   

Bellingham Herald (subscription required)
State Sen. Sam Hunt fined $1,000 for violating state ethics law (Hunt, Wilson)
Olympia senator fined after assistant books campaign-related event (Hunt)  

Bothell Reporter
What’s next for Washington’s 2045 green energy goal? 

Covington-Maple Valley Reporter
What’s next for Washington’s 2045 green energy goal? 

The Daily News
Podcast: Listen to Republican legislators talk about this year’s session
Permitting process could get more difficult with update to air pollution limits
Citing fire risks, Cowlitz County starts burn ban early on June 21   

Everett Herald (subscription required)
Waterfront disconnect; Edmonds roadway stirs online outrage
Infusion of federal money propels Meadowdale Beach project
PUD customers buy up all those tiny solar energy investments
Boeing open to changing the name of grounded 737 Max
Editorial: Heed south county fire officials on fireworks ban  

Islands’ Weekly
Gov. Inslee meets with OPALCO to talk broadband, clean energy and electric ferries
Kaiser calls it quits in San Juan County  

Journal of the San Juan Islands
Task force teams up with Canada for orca solutions 

Kitsap Sun (subscription required)
Opioid treatment clinic to open in E. Bremerton in August 

News Tribune (subscription required)
State Sen. Sam Hunt fined $1,000 for violating state ethics law (Hunt, Hudgins) 

New York Times
Facebook Plans Global Financial System Based on Cryptocurrency
Vaccine Injury Claims Are Few and Far Between
Trump and Xi to Meet at G-20 After Stalled Trade Talks
Businesses Plead to Stop More China Tariffs. They Expect to Be Ignored.   

Olympian (subscription required)
State Sen. Sam Hunt fined $1,000 for violating state ethics law (Hunt, Wilson)
‘Boycott that question.’ Citizen query unnecessary, says chair of state Census committee (Santos)
Olympia senator fined after assistant books campaign-related event (Hunt)
Editorial: Schools make progress, but achievement gaps by race, resources slow to close    

Peninsula Daily News 
State representative tours food bank gardens (Van De Wege, Tharinger, Chapman) 

Puget Sound Business Journal
Boeing nets deal to sell 200 737 Max jets
The U.S. has its eye on Big Tech. Will criminal inquiries result?
Landlords oppose Trump plan to evict unauthorized immigrants
Businesses plead to stop more China tariffs. They expect to be ignored   

Renton Reporter
What’s next for Washington’s 2045 green energy goal?
Renton schools awarded for improvements   

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Washington lawmaker fined after political programs booked on Capitol campus (Hunt, Wilson)
Meth is back in King County, bigger than it’s been for decades 
How the 2020 Census could miss 4 million people living in America, and 1% of Washington’s population }
Op-ed: A travesty then and now: Don’t reopen Japanese American internment camps to hold Central American refugees   

Seattle Weekly
What’s next for Washington’s 2045 green energy goal? 

Skagit Valley Herald
Unions issue ‘no confidence’ votes against La Conner superintendent 

Spokesman Review
Editorial: Special representation for tribes on transit commission isn’t warranted (Riccelli) 

Walla Walla Union Bulletin (subscription required)
State commission will discuss Willow charter school this week
City hosts public Sleep Center discussion
Here’s how new study rates Washington on well-being of our state’s children
Editorial: Paper ballots make Washington state elections secure  

Washington Post
Trump vows mass immigrations arrests, removals of ‘millions of illegal aliens’ starting next week
Trump may be about to face his biggest test yet on the economy
Iran threatens to surpass uranium limits as tensions with the U.S. continue to grow    

Whidbey News-Times
Medicare money and swing beds to help WhidbeyHealth’s financial woes
Coupeville ferry temporarily at one boat later this month   

Yakima Herald Republic
In White Swan, even job opportunities close by can be hard to reach 

  

Broadcast 

KING5 TV (NBC)
Washington Rep. Kim Schrier pitching vaccine education bill
Most young Washington kids not in preschool, report finds
New law lets Seattle workers take paid leave after death of a child
Most young Washington kids not in preschool, report finds
Historic building in Seattle’s International District reopens as affordable housing
Generator failure that killed millions of Chinook salmon was preventable, state finds  

KOMO4 TV (ABC)
Controversial Edmonds bridge project goes to important vote Tuesday
Homelessness on the rise in Cowlitz County; some say they feel unsafe   

KUOW FM
Supreme Court Justices Split Along Unexpected Lines In 3 Cases 

Q13 TV (Fox)
Doctors pen letter insisting legal marijuana harms young adults
Boeing finds the first buyer for a 737 Max since its grounding   

  

Web 

Crosscut
Volkswagen to pay for WA’s new fleet of electric buses
‘It could be me, it could be us’: Why this researcher wants accessible cervical cancer screening
Opinion: Corporate philanthropy won’t solve Seattle’s housing crisis   

MyNorthwest.com
UW professor explains why future heatwaves could kill
Ocean viruses threaten loss of species in the Pacific Northwest
With $5.7M extra from Seattle tax, are poor people funding government?  

Queen Anne & Magnolia News
WSDOT pushes SR-99 Tunnel tolling start to fall 

Schmudget
Washington needs to ensure child population grows up strong 

Seattle P.I.
Canada approval imminent: Pipeline will bring tankers to Washington waters 

Slog
Slog AM: The Citizenship Question That Will Ruin the Census, Meth Is Booming in Washington, Facebook’s Alternative Financial System