J.C. Penny closing shop in Bellevue: If you have been reading business news over the past few years, you’re probably not too surprised that struggling J.C. Penney is closing its store at Bellevue Square.
Grisly discovery: Workers at a recycling center in Vancouver, Wash., found a body on a conveyor belt yesterday.
Hiker injured: It was a bit dicey, but the weather cleared for the helicopter team, and a hiker injured in Snohomish County was rescued last night and taken to the hospital.
There are reports of a shooting in Southeast Seattle overnight. Working on getting details on the story this morning.
Weather: Sun, sun, sun for the next several days with temps in the upper 70s and low 80s. Summer has returned. Take that, fall! National Weather Service forecast
Sounders get ‘er done: They got a quick start and
Speaking of sports … We think there’s a big football game today. We’ve got a guide packed with a lot of information about the pregame concert and other activities tied to the Seahawks‘ match-up with Green Bay at 5:30 p.m.
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