“The people need to know the truth,” he used to say, by way of explaining an 1854 treaty between the tribes of Puget Sound and…View More Some Statues Tell Lies. This One Tells the Truth.
A salmonella outbreak linked to contact with wild songbirds and bird feeders has sickened 19 people across eight states, eight of whom have been hospitalized,…View More Salmonella Outbreak Is Linked to Wild Birds and Feeders, C.D.C. Says
“Every day is an eternity for a young person,” Mr. Inslee, a Democrat, said. “We just could not wait any further.” In the weeks since…View More Fed Up With Remote Learning, Governors Make a Push to Reopen Schools
SEATTLE — Facing the nation’s first widespread coronavirus outbreak, some of Washington State’s top leaders quietly gathered on a Sunday morning last March for an…View More Seattle’s Virus Success Shows What Could Have Been
Ms. Bowser never had children of her own, but Mr. Thomas considered her his godmother. She was one of the first people he called when…View More D.C.’s Mayor Mourned Covid’s Unequal Toll. Her Sister Is the Latest Victim.
An avalanche warning has been issued for parts of Washington and Oregon as heavier-than-usual rainfall and snowfall is expected to hit part of the West…View More On the West Coast, Avalanche Warnings and an ‘Atmospheric River’
About half of the nation’s students are now attending school in person, and a majority of districts offer at least some live instruction. But in…View More Oregon Is Vaccinating Teachers. It Might Not Be Enough to Reopen Schools.
A coast-to-coast winter storm delivered snow and ice across the country, from Seattle to San Antonio, and brought frigid temperatures and rolling blackouts to regions…View More Scenes From a Record-Setting Winter Storm
Amazon wrote to President Biden on Thursday offering to assist with communication and technology. Microsoft is opening up its largely empty office campus as a…View More Help With Vaccination Push Comes From Unexpected Businesses
I have a pastime, one that used to give me considerable pleasure, but lately it has morphed into a source of anxiety, even horror: earth-watching.…View More A Year of Watching Earthly Beauty Burn