** LOCAL, STATE, NATIONAL NEWS OF NOTE **
Massive spike in COVID-19 cases as county adds 46 more on Friday
Boeing 737 Max is safe to fly again, Europe’s aviation regulator says
Jolt News: Progress for county’s Habitat Conservation Plan – public comment sessions scheduled
One week in, nearly 25% of Thurston County voters have already cast their ballots
World leaders pledged to protect nature. The U.S. and two others refused to commit.
He went down the QAnon rabbit hole for two years. Here’s how he got out
** CORONAVIRUS NEWS **
One dead, 13 more infected after COVID-19 outbreak at Harborview Medical Center
White House puts ‘politicals’ at CDC to try to control info
US headed toward third peak in COVID-19 cases
Risk of COVID-19 exposure on planes ‘virtually nonexistent’ when masked, study shows
White House Opposes Expanded Virus Testing, Complicating Stimulus Talks
Where Did the Flu Go? WHO Stats Show Influenza Almost Nonexistent
WHO Study Shows Remdesivir Doesn’t Lower COVID-19 Mortality
Chris Christie says he was in ICU for 7 days, urges Americans to wear masks
** TRUMP HIGHLIGHTS IN THE LAST 24 HOURS **
Trump billboard in Houston goes viral after being vandalized
Forbes: Donald Trump Has At Least $1 Billion In Debt, More Than Twice The Amount He Suggested – The president’s liabilities are spelled out in dozens of documents, published here.
Fearing a ‘Blood Bath,’ Republican Senators Begin to Edge Away From Trump
FOX News owner Rupert Murdoch Predicts a Landslide Win for Biden – disgusted by Trump’s handling of COVID-19, remarking that the president is his own worst enemy.
Salma Hayek trolled by Trump supporters after nonpartisan voting post, more news
FBI vacuums up Trump’s Future Army of Poll Watchers
VoteVets and the Lincoln Project collaborate on one of the most devastating Trump videos yet
New York Times: END OUR NATIONAL CRISIS: The Case Against Donald Trump, by the Editorial Board
Navy SEAL who killed bin Laden slams Donald Trump for ‘trampling on the graves of some of the best heroes’ by tweeting QAnon theory that Joe Biden had SEAL Team Six killed [Click here for the video interview]
Where will all the Trump staffers go? Preparing for the worst, the GOP ponders life after Trump.
Wisconsin Voter Data Shows Risks of Absentee Ballot Rejection
What ever happened to decency? “At an October 2008 rally, then-presidential candidate John McCain had to take a microphone from a supporter and tell her that Barack Obama is ‘a decent, family man.’“