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July 28, 2014 at 6:37 AM

Monday Memo: Trust in God? Take our poll … Blue Angels return … Heat!

National Weather Service forecast “In God We Trust”: A Pierce County councilman wants to display the national motto, “In God We Trust,” in council chambers. Not everyone is happy with that. What do you think? Is it OK to display the national motto in a county council chamber? Vote in our poll. Blue Angels…


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October 22, 2013 at 6:45 AM

Tuesday Memo: Emergency landing … Blue Angels … Grocery deal in the bag

National Weather Service forecast A Delta Air Lines jet bound for Seattle made an emergency landing Monday night at Tri-Cities Airport in Pasco. KNDU TV reports that a heat sensor in the Boeing 757 indicated something was wrong in the cargo bay, so the pilot made the emergency landing. The alert…


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October 21, 2013 at 5:56 PM

Blue Angels may be back at Seattle’s Seafair next summer

The Blue Angels perform at Seafair in 2010. (Ken Lambert/The Seattle Times) The U.S. Navy announced Monday it plans to fund the return of the Blue Angels and Fleet Week to Seattle’s Seafair next year. Seafair officials have been planning since December for the flight team to come back in 2014, said spokeswoman Melissa Jurcan. But…


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April 9, 2013 at 7:50 AM

It’s official: no Blue Angels at Seafair

In August 2012, aerobatic pilot Sean D. Tucker flies his Oracle Challenger III with Blue Angel pilots Lt. Dave Tickle in #6 and Lt. C. J. Simonsen in #5, over the Seattle skyline and Lake Washington. Seafair officials confirmed today that the Navy’s Blue Angels will not be appearing in Seattle this year. Take Our Poll The…


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April 9, 2013 at 6:46 AM

Tuesday Memo: Definitely no Blue Angels? … Gender pay gap poll … Mariners win

National Weather Service forecast Blue Angels no show at Seafair a done deal? KXL radio in Oregon says the air team has canceled the rest of its season, including an appearance at the Oregon International Airshow in late July. Does that mean the Blue Angels are definitely scratched from the Seafair calendar? KIRO…


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August 5, 2012 at 9:21 AM

Morning Memo / Sunday: Hot, hot heat … Seafair finale … man with rifle closes I-5

Weather:  Hot. Hot. Hot. Today’s forecast calls for it to be even hotter than yesterday, with highs possibly reaching high 80s to low 90s. We could even break the record for this day: 89 degrees, which was set in 1977, according to KING5. Things will start to change quickly tomorrow, with winds shifting to…


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August 4, 2012 at 9:58 AM

Morning Memo / Saturday: Zoom, zoom, zoom! … Hot, hot hot!

Weather:  The forecast still calls for a high of 90 degrees tomorrow. (KING 5 says we haven’t hit that mark since 2010. Think we’ll finally make it?)  The National Weather Service forecast. Traffic: Remember that the I-90 bridge will close today and Sunday afternoons for Blue Angels performances. (Our Opinion colleagues would like…


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