To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website https://www.covingtonreporter.com/submit-letter/. Hundreds volunteer to clean up downtown Seattle after riots turn violent, destructive. Leading the way @dariusgarland22 @allaroundgame10 @skyyclark — here’s Robert Covington dominating the power washer. Jordan and Olajuwon combined for eight NBA titles in the 1990s, whereas the... Brooklyn Nets superstar and former league MVP Kevin Durant seemed to find some humor in the unusual situation that recently led to the exit of Houston Rockets forward Danuel House Jr. from the NBA "bubble.". Rockets teammate Austin Rivers has expressed a similar sentiment of showing support for the protests, so long as they do not turn violent. House missed Houston's final three playoff games after the NBA determined that he had close contact with an unauthorized person in the team's hotel — allegedly, a female COVID-19 testing official. “Decision to close the National Archives in Seattle has far-reaching impacts across the Northwest.”, https://www.covingtonreporter.com/submit-letter/, Fred Hutch seeks volunteers of color for COVID-19 study, High speed rail and hub cities explored in Cascadia Corridor study. Virtual town halls coming up for unincorporated King County, Antifa isn’t starting Washington wildfires, Threat multiplier: How climate change, coronavirus and weather are scorching WA, Crews extinguish large brush fire in Covington | Photos, I-5 closures near Federal Way this week for Sound Transit construction, Constantine announces King County climate action plan, COVID continues to whittle away at child care in Washington, COVID-19 testing sites coming to South King County, Ferguson sues agencies over archive relocation decision. Events throughout September and October via Zoom will cater to different areas of the region. Jay Inslee activated 200 unarmed National Guard members for assistance. The Valley Civil Disturbance Unit (VCDU) is a multi-agency unit including law enforcement from Federal Way, Auburn, Renton, Kent, Tukwila and the Port of Seattle. Kurt Schwan. But besides his personal friendship, Maxwell sees legitimate basketball reasons for Cassell as the best fit for the Rockets. Thus, as with maintenance staff,... For several days, former Rockets guard Vernon Maxwell has shown support on Twitter for Sam Cassell as Houston's next head coach. Covington is located just east of Kent in King County. Research company recently released a Spanish-language version of the website for accessibility, inclusivity. A march there with Floyd’s family is scheduled for Tuesday afternoon. Please share your story tips by emailing editor@covingtonreporter.com. The nationwide protests against the killing of African-Americans by police arrived in Covington on Sunday as dozens rallied outside police headquarters at 20th Street and Madison Avenue. #Rockets, According to the video, Covington got all the stuff together for this. #Repost @skyy with @get_repost ・・・ anyone and anything is much appreciated! U.S. retailers large and small have closed some of their stores across the country because of disruptions caused by the widespread street protests over the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis.Target, CVS, Apple and Walmart all said Sunday that they had temporarily closed some locations for safety reasons. Looters rob a Target store as protesters face off against police in Oakland California on May 29, 2020, over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a white policeman kneeled on his neck for several minutes. Ammar Aref, who owns a corner grocery store in Minneapolis blocks from where Floyd was killed, said he has stayed opened every day, but he doesn’t know how much stock to order and his employees don’t want to come to work. ©2020 FOX Television Stations, from THU 11:00 AM PDT until FRI 2:00 PM PDT, North Coast, Central Coast, LIVE MAP: COVID-19 Cases in Washington, Around the World, 2 police officers shot amid protests in Louisville, 1 suspect in custody, Breonna Taylor: Officer arrested, released on $15K bail after indictment, Emotional Wellness Program helps students in Kent express their feelings during remote learning, Berkeley may be first in nation to ban big groceries from selling junk food at checkout lines, FDA chief says 'science will guide' decision on coronavirus vaccine approval, Oldest living Marine, Sgt. “We are continually monitoring protests as they occur in the communities we serve and will close stores, if needed, to help ensure the safety of employees and customers,” CVS said in a statement. Two lanes of I-5 will be closed overnight Sept. 9 and 10. Covington Catholic High School in Park Hills, Kentucky Bryan Woolston/AP Filed under atlanta , cnn , Covington Catholic , protests , riots , 5/30/20 Share this article: