- Editor’s note: Yet another high-profile staff departure at Yelm City Hall with the resignation of Communications Specialist Brianna Feller, hired in March 2020. Feller, who was a Yelm High grad and featured with “rave reviews” in this NVN story last February. I wish her well in her future endeavors.
- The turnover at Yelm City Hall is excessive, previously covered here.
*** REGIONAL NEWS FROM WEDNESDAY ***
+ Port of Seattle: Finnair Announces Service to Helsinki from SEA Airport with 3 weekly nonstop flights – Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) last connected Sea-Tac with the region via Copenhagen in 2009.
*** VIRUS NEWS FROM WEDNESDAY ***
The New York Times via The Seattle Times: Surgeon General warns on “devastating” mental health effects young people are facing
*** NATIONAL NEWS FROM WEDNESDAY ***
MSNBC’s Deadline White House: Rick Stengel: Putin is ‘looking at the possibility that America will turn authoritarian’
The Washington Post via The Boston Globe: Utility giants agree to no longer allow sensitive records to be shared with ICE
*** TRUMP NEWS FROM WEDNESDAY ***
NBC News Meet The Press: As Trump tries to shape 2022 fields, here’s where he’s meddled the most
Daily Kos: How Much Damage Did Trump DO to the DOJ?
Politico: Meadows: Trump considered yanking Kavanaugh over ‘I like beer’ comments and apologetic tone – The president’s one-time chief of staff also says he’s currently “finding secretaries and undersecretaries” to staff a future Trump administration.