Whew! It’s a warm one today! When you go out for your vitamin D, make sure to wear sunscreen. You’re sure to get burned this early in the season. Take it from
me…um, a friend.
It’s a big day for Seattle. The City Council is expected to vote on the head tax. It is expected to pass the council 5 to 4. When and if that happens, it will go to Mayor Jenny Durkan for either a pass or a veto. Full story
He was a three-time NFL coach of the year and a Seahawks legend. Chuck Knox passed away over the weekend after a long battle with dementia. He was 86 years old. He was the head coach for NFL for 22 years, with nine of them for the Seahawks. Knox took the Seahawks to their first playoff game in history and the players loved him. He is survived by his wife, Shirley, his three children and six grandchildren. Full story
Today will be sunny and hot with an 85 degree high. Remember that it’s 20 degrees hotter in your car even with widows cracked, so don’t leave children or dogs in your car. Grays Harbor police got three calls about dogs left in cars on Sunday. When the temperature outside is 85 degrees, it’s 99 in the car after 10 minutes and it’s 114 after 30 minutes, even with the windows cracked. Full story
Props for Franklin High School who won the “Mock Trial” championship playing both prosecutor and defense. They beat schools in the city, then across the state and now the nation. It’s their second national title. They also won it back in 2000. Full story
The Queen gave her consent officially on the royal wedding between Prince Harry and Megan Markel. We are just a week away from the Royal wedding. It will be held at Saint George Chapel. The chapel dates back to the 11th century, where kings and queens have worshiped for decades. Its beautiful stained-glass windows are 500 years old and it’s also where Prince Harry was christened. Harry and Megan will walk down the aisle noon on Saturday (4:00 a.m. our time.) Full story
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A perfect day to do this!