** PERTINENT LOCAL, STATE, NATIONAL NEWS **
+ The Lincoln Project: Brayden Harrington, the 13-year-old boy with a stutter presented at the DNC.
+ Six new cases were confirmed at the county jail in results received Thursday, according to a press release.
+ Hundreds of thousands of U.S. troops usually cast ballots by mail. This year could be more complicated, Pentagon office says.
+ NVN: ‘Deeper, Stranger Level’: Managers of Planned McKenna Housing Facility Decry Misinformation
+ Too many people are visiting Lake Cushman, so the Forest Service is closing access
+ USPS launches ‘Election Mail’ website to answer questions about voting by mail
+ Birth Control Deliveries Are Delayed. Thank Trump’s Postmaster General.
+ Inslee: The idea of fans at any Seahawks games must wait behind getting kids in schools
+ Struggling retailers rush to file for bankruptcy as fears of a second wave of coronavirus linger
+ The People Who Help Run Our Elections Are Regularly Receiving Death Threats
+ NAACP files federal civil suit against US Postmaster General
claiming that he is attempting to “disenfranchise voters of color” amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
** CORONAVIRUS NEWS **
Coronavirus infections are trending upward inland, in Midwestern states
WHO warns coronavirus vaccine alone won’t end pandemic: ‘We cannot go back to the way things were’
U.S. will have third act of coronavirus and it will likely be ‘more pervasive,’ Dr. Scott Gottlieb says
The Fear Factor: A Physician Explains How Fear Is More Deadly Than COVID-19
How our brains numb us to covid-19’s risks — and what we can do about it