Archives by: Sarah Toce, Editor-in-Chief

Sarah Toce, Editor-in-Chief

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Bellingham Teen Denied Medical Care for Gender Dysphoria at PeaceHealth

A 17-year-old transgender boy named Pax Enstad was denied medical care by his mother’s employer, a Catholic health organization called PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. ...
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Maj. Margaret Witt Finds the Courage to ‘TELL’ All

Sarah Toce, Maj. Margaret Witt and Kristin Leong at Museum of Flight
Maj. Margaret Witt's book is indeed a love story first and foremost - a love of country, of family, friendship, and, perhaps most importantly, a love for oneself. ...
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Edie Windsor Remembered: Funeral Live Stream and Private Shiva Friday

Edie Windsor/Facebook
Civil rights legend Edith Windsor passed away at the age of 88 in New York on Tuesday. Windsor was the plaintiff in the U.S. Supreme Court case  Windsor v. United States – which effectively struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and paved the way for nationwide marriage equality in 2015. ...
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Can Can Kitchen and Cabaret Melts Pike Place Market with ‘Ice Cream’ Production

Can Can "Ice Cream" Still
Entertainment Local
The temperature continues to rise in Seattle and nowhere is it more apparent than at Seattle's hottest themed dance show "Ice Cream" at Can Can Kitchen and Cabaret (playing now through Oct. 1). ...
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Trump’s Manic Tweet To Bar Transgender Servicepeople From The US Military Backfires

Joint Base Lewis-McChord/Sarah Toce
Top News National
Thirty-three psychiatrists wrote a letter to the “New York Times” on February 13 stating that Trump’s “grave emotional instability” showed he couldn’t safely govern the country. ...
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Napa Valley Nostalgia: A Walk Through the Vineyards

There are more than 400 wineries in the Napa Valley, each with its own unique style, setting and history. Guests are able to enjoy unforgettable wine tastings, stunning views and behind-the-scenes tours of wine cellars and caves - but make a reservation for a hassle-free experience. ...
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Sue Bird Confirms She’s Gay, Dating Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe

Sue Bird is gay and is currently dating soccer star Megan Rapinoe. ...
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America, Take A Good, Hard Look At What You’re Doing To Working Mothers

Photo: DeAndra Perrigo
Editorial Health
Americans may have the edge on Olympic medals, fast food chains and Broadway musicals, but we’re severely lacking in the parental leave department. ...
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Pride Feature: Seattle Mayoral Candidate Jenny Durkan on Bette, Babs, Beyonce and Trans Rights

Jenny Durkan's campaign held a Wonder Woman screening in Seattle/Facebook
Politics Local
Durkan revealed to us her plans for Pride (hint: they include Bette Midler and Barbra Streisand), transgender rights and her plans to help small business owners - if she secures a spot on the August ballot. ...
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Melissa Etheridge to Rock Seattle May 7, Says She’s the Happiest She’s Ever Been

Photo: Melissa Etheridge
Entertainment Local
Grammy and Oscar award-winning singer/songwriter Melissa Etheridge has been celebrated three decades over for her paramount career in the recording industry, and now she’s upping the ante. You can do that when you’re the sitting atop the happiest point in your life. ...
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