Local News Summer in Seattle Originally published July 2, 2019 at 7:19 pmUpdated July 2, 2019 at 7:48 pm Braving a wet and not very warm afternoon at Madison Park Beach, Dashell Adams, 19, does her job as a Seattle Parks and Recreation lifeguard Tuesday. This is Adams’ third year with the department. Adams, in her second week on the job this year, has already helped a boy who couldn’t swim and was over his head in the water. She is a sophomore at Western Washington University. (Greg Gilbert / The Seattle Times) Share story By Greg Gilbert The Seattle Times More Local News Anti-maskers encourage kids to burn their face coverings on the Capitol steps in Idaho March 7, 2021 North Macedonia gets first batch of Russia vaccine Sputnik V March 7, 2021 Alaska seeks over $1B in lawsuit against poultry industry March 7, 2021 With many vaccinated, Israel reopens economy before election March 7, 2021 More Photo Galleries Snow — and more snow — on Snoqualmie Pass Seattle swamped with snowy scenes on Saturday Snowy scenes from the Seattle area Greg Gilbert: firstname.lastname@example.org.