*** REGIONAL NEWS FROM WEDNESDAY ***
+ NVN: Mayor DePinto Gears Up For an Active First 100 Days in Office – increasing workplace morale, employee training and public access to city hall…trainings on sexual harassment, emergency preparedness and active shooters.
+ NVN: DePinto said…an unofficial notice from the state that Yelm’s long-sought-after additional water rights will be issued to the city. He said the acquisition of the rights is set to be official in February.
+ The Olympian: Thurston County’s weekly COVID-19 case count reaches record heights yet again
+ NVN: Nisqually Tribe and Partners Receive EPA Award for Ecological Forestry Management
*** NATIONAL NEWS FROM WEDNESDAY ***
The Points Guy: Luxury line Crystal Cruises suspends operations amid financial troubles liquidation as cash runs out
Daily Kos: Seven states discovered to have forged election docs, one GOP signer says he has ‘no regrets’
The Washington Post: When being unvaccinated means being locked out of public life
Truthout: Biden’s Wing of the Democratic Party Is Sinking His Presidency
*** VIRUS NEWS FROM WEDNESDAY ***
KING-5 TV: Here’s how to get free N95 masks from the government, starting next week
Business Insider: Israeli vaccine study finds people still catching Omicron after 4 doses
CDC: Level 4 travel advisory to avoid travel to Israel, including the West Bank and Gaza. [Ed. note: This about one of the most vaccinated countries in the world.]
BBC: Covid: Face mask rules and Covid passes to end in England
AP News: New Czech government dismisses mandate vaccination plan
*** TRUMP NEWS FROM WEDNESDAY ***
ABC News: SCOTUS decision paves way for Trump White House document review by Jan. 6 committee
Bloomberg: Eric Trump Invoked Fifth Amendment About 500 Times, N.Y. AG Says
The Washington Post: What comes next in New York’s investigation of Donald Trump
Business Insider: Trump Organization responds to subpoena request by accusing New York AG of being ‘in violation of every conceivable ethical rule’
Daily Kos: More Evidence DOJ is Aiming at Trump
CNBC: Capitol riot probe to get some Trump White House documents as his lawyer threatens legal action
Daily Kos: Support for Trump softening among Republicans, independents in Civiqs tracking poll
MSN: This Huge Secret About Kimberly Guilfoyle’s Texts Just Got Out—Donald Trump Must Be FURIOUS!
Truthout: Trump Revealed His New Electoral Strategy in Arizona, and It Is Horrifying
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