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 India launches moon mission a week after it was aborted July 22, 2019 Alaska budget cuts may lead to more homeless in camps, cars July 21, 2019 Alaska’s arts council cut equals loss of federal support July 21, 2019 Audit: Hospitals put Native Americans at risk with opioids July 22, 2019 More Photo Galleries Celebrating community in Snohomish at Kla Ha Ya days Kayakers paddle through the Ballard locks At the Seafair Milk Carton Derby, it’s whatever floats your boat Greg Gilbert: firstname.lastname@example.org.