- Editor’s note: The official National Weather Service location for Thurston County at Olympia Regional Airport recorded only 1/100″ of rain for a 93 day period from June 15 to September 16 inclusive. Click here for the statistics from NOAA at Olympia’s Regional Airport. Then click in the month under View Station Data.
*** REGIONAL NEWS FROM THE WEEKEND ***
+ The Seattle Times: They shunned COVID-19 vaccines but embraced antibody treatment
+ KING-5 TV: Feds OK plan to cut salmon fishing along West Coast when needed for orcas The new rules will restrict commercial and recreational salmon fishing in Washington, Oregon and California when Chinook salmon numbers are especially low.
*** NATIONAL NEWS FROM THE WEEKEND ***
The Washington Post – Opinion: I thought it was an anti-mask protest. I was wrong. [Ed. note: An amazing and touching story.]
The Washington Post: Senate Republicans say they will vote to allow a debt default, leaving Democrats scrambling for plan to avert economic crisis [Ed. note: No wonder Congress is one of the lowest rated organizations in America.]
*** VIRUS NEWS FROM THE WEEKEND ***
FLCCC: Prevention and early outpatient treatment protocol for COVID-19 [Ed. note: if you test positive, immediately share this with your physician.]
AARP: Why Older Adults Are More at Risk for Severe Breakthrough Infections – Catching a serious case of COVID is rare if you’re vaccinated, but older adults bear the burden
*** TRUMP NEWS FROM THE WEEKEND ***
MSNBC Opinion by Barbara McCabe: Durham’s Sussman indictment is a bizarre coda for DOJ’s Russia investigation – The Mueller Report spells out all the ways in which the Russia investigation was not a hoax. The only hoax is the charge contained in this indictment.