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 Boat carrying 3 capsizes near Homer July 8, 2020 RavnAir Group begins selling planes as part of auction July 8, 2020 Some U.S. health officials lament a coronavirus crisis that didn’t need to happen July 8, 2020 Safe injection sites may curb opioid deaths, report suggests July 8, 2020 More Photo Galleries Photos: Woodland Park Zoo reopens at 25% capacity Photos: Scenes from CHOP, Tuesday, June 30 Photos: Scenes from CHOP, Tuesday, June 30 Greg Gilbert: firstname.lastname@example.org.