** LOCAL, STATE NEWS OF NOTE **
KING 5: Boeing CEO says some Everett production will be shutdown for ‘quite a while’
Officials: COVID-19 activity intensifying in Washington – If not brought under control, the spike could jeopardize progress toward reopening schools, strain the health care system and increase risks during the holidays.
The Olympian: Still looking for the right fright night? Give these local Halloween happenings a try
JOLT News: Medical providers should watch out for scams
JOLT News: Bus service at Olympia Transit Center resumes Sunday
Thurston official extends recommendation for schools as 25 more COVID-19 cases announced
Moses Lake Republican Dent recovering from COVID-19 after trip to ICU, second known Washington lawmaker to have tested positive for the virus after House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, last August.
Still looking for the right fright night? Give these local Halloween happenings a try
Governor Jay Inslee (D-WA) joined MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell to discuss Biden’s “ambitious plan” to fight climate change and President Trump’s rhetoric on the campaign trail. [Ed. note: Will Inslee be in the Biden Cabinet?]
Hundreds of dogs, cats flown from Hawaii to Seattle to find homes – “Pet shelters in Hawaii are in a COVID-19 crisis,” due to the coronavirus.
** SELECT NATIONAL NEWS **
What’s Inside Your Bottled Water? Consider using your own bottle with filter when away from home
Mercola: What You Need to Know About ‘the Great Reset’
Gay couples race to wed over fears for future of same-sex marriage
Advocates fear Barrett will strip away gay rights. It could begin next week.
Exxon announces additional job cuts amid ongoing Covid-19 hit to oil demand
WaPo Opinions: It’s up to John Roberts to save his court
AARP: “If you’re a veteran, or transitioning from active duty looking for employment or trying to help a military family member find a job, don’t miss our free webinar.“
** CORONAVIRUS NEWS **
The Economist Endorses Joe Biden, Says Donald Trump ‘Must Be Soundly Rejected‘
‘We are submerged’: Europe faces new lockdowns as outbreaks spiral [while Trump does little here]
82% of Hospitalized COVID Patients Had Vitamin D Deficiency
** TRUMP TRASHING THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT **
Politico: Never before in modern presidential politics has a candidate been so reliant on wide-scale efforts to depress the vote as Trump.
As Election Day nears, Trump ponders becoming one thing he so despises: A loser
‘A family endeavor’: Emails show how the Pompeos mixed personal, official business
Trump Openly Voices Hope That Courts Will Intervene in Ballot Count
Supreme Court rejects 2nd GOP effort to stop ballot deadline extension in North Carolina
Kayleigh McEnany’s New Shadow Role With Trump Campaign Riles Ethics Watchdogs
Trump Admin to Give $1.4 Billion to Try to Revive the Nuclear Power Industry [Ed. Note, No more nuclear waste dumped in Washington please!]
Trump admin considers branding Amnesty International, other human rights groups [i.e Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, Oxfam] as ‘anti-Semitic’ because they oppose Israel government polices towards Palestine.
Agency that cares for migrant kids was not told Trump admin was separating families, says report
How Ivanka and Lara Trump drained ’empowerment’ of all meaning in 2020
What happens to Fox News if Trump loses? Rupert Murdoch is prepared.
How Trump waged war on his own government