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The Trump administration Wednesday removed more than 3 million acres of #PNW land from the protected habitat of the northern spotted owl, 15 times the amount it had previously proposed opening to the timber industry.
Avoid all beaches around the #Seattle area, that power outage from the wind storm caused a NASTY sewage spill.
Wa Na Wari is dedicated to the cultivation and presentation of Black artistry locally. Wa Na Wari is offering three 1-month long residencies in the Wa Na Wari house where a visual artist can work and create new visual #artwork
***The application deadline is 11:59p.m., Monday, January 11, 2021.
Good Monday Morning, #Seattle!
It's been confirmed by multiple sightings over the holidays that there is a *cougar* actively doing cougar-things in the Discovery Park-Magnolia neighborhood.
More info and safety tips, esp if you have small children or walk a dog in that area:
sea covid self-testing (+) Show more
#Seattle rolls out self-testing kiosks in three locations: Lower Woodland Park (Greenlake Way N), Seattle Center (Mercer St) and South Seattle (27th Ave S).
Kiosks will be placed between Dec 22 and 26, and will be noon-3pm before expanding to 8am-3pm.
seapol - about the mayor Show more
A must-read for #Seattle today
headline - Jenny Durkan Is a Failed Mayor
"Every December, Mayor Jenny Durkan releases a list of accomplishments from the year, putting a positive spin on another year of her administration. This year’s report came out the same week as her announcement of not seeking a second term. The second announcement betrayed the truth of the first: Durkan has led a failed administration. "
Can't afford to buy your own tools? Consider the NE Seattle Tool Library!
In or visiting #Seattle ? Now's a great time to get an ORCA (transit pass) card, it's free for a limited time.
@isagalaev well they haven't published the source code, so we can't easily verify any of the claims they make about privacy or anything
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