Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Denise Juneau, left, takes questions after announcing school closures due to the coronavirus in March. At right is Seattle School Board President Zachary DeWolf. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Denise Juneau, left, takes questions after announcing school closures due to the coronavirus in March. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
Education

With many details in flux, Seattle School Board approves a fall online learning plan, possibility of outdoor classes

Seattle Public School students will begin their school year online, following a vote from the School Board on Wednesday. Eventually, some classes could occur outside. But because of ongoing bargaining with the teachers union, much of what we know about the fall is still up in the air. Updated

Husky Football

Their fall season has been canceled. So where do Jimmy Lake and the Washington Huskies go from here? Updated

Jimmy Lake, defensive coordinator and defensive backs coach, directs his players as the University of Washington Huskies hold their third day of training camp at Husky Stadium Sunday August 4, 2019. 210997
A worker processes mailed-in ballots the day after the Aug. 4, 2020, at the King County Elections headquarters in Renton, Wash., south of Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) WATW102 WATW102

Warning for fall election: The COVID-19 denial crowd did terrific in last week’s voting | Danny Westneat

REI is abandoning its brand new headquarters in the Spring District in Bellevue.

(Note: no signage.  A construction worker told me this is the REI building in the Spring District in Bellevue.
Best to doublecheck)

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REI to sell its never-used Bellevue headquarters and shift office work to multiple Seattle-area sites Updated

Families with students receiving special education file lawsuit asking court to overturn emergency pandemic rules Updated

Detectives use family tree to ID cold-case shooting victim Updated

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