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NEWS BRIEFS

Exhibit Explores the Legacy of Portland Bird Watchers

Dedicated bird watchers catapult a conservationist movement ...

Special Call for Stories about the Spanish Flu

Genealogical Forum of Oregon seeks stories from the public about one of history's most lethal outbreaks ...

Joint Office of Homeless Services Announces Severe Weather Strategy

Those seeking shelter should call 211 or visit 211.org. Neighbors needed to volunteer, donate cold-weather apparel ...

Q&A with Facebook's Global Director of Diversity Maxine Williams

A conversation on diversity and the tech industry ...

City Announces Laura John as Tribal Liason

Laura John brings an extensive background in tribal advocacy and community engagement to the city of Portland ...

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Don’t Delay, Sign-up for Affordable Healthcare Today

The deadline to enroll or modify healthcare coverage under the Affordable Care Act is December 15. ...

The Skanner Editorial: Alabama Voters Must Reject Moore

Allegations of predatory behavior are troubling – and so is his resume ...

Payday Lenders Continue Attack on Consumer Protections

Charlene Crowell of the Center for Responsible Lending writes that two bills that favor predatory lenders has received bipartisan...

Hundreds Rallied for Meek Mill, but What About the Rest?

Lynette Monroe, a guest columnist for the NNPA Newswire, talks about Meek Mill, the shady judge that locked him up and mass...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT

Seattle & King County Public Health

The deadline to enroll in health insurance through Washington Healthplanfinder is tomorrow (Tuesday, January 31st). Today and tomorrow, teams of enrollment “Navigators” – who can answer questions and offer in-person assistance – will be available at locations around King County. The public can find answers to questions through Washington Healthplanfinder (by clicking the “Customer Support” link) or on King County’s Coverage is Here webpage.

 

Extended hours are available at these locations:

  • Jude’s Café, Monday (Jan. 30), 5-7 p.m., 9252 57th Avenue South, Seattle 98118
  • ORCA LIFT Enrollment Office, Monday & Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m., 201 South Jackson St, Seattle 98144
  • Federal Way Commons, Tuesday (Jan. 31), 10 a.m. -9 p.m.

1928 S. Commons, Federal Way, WA 98003

  • King County Chinook Building, Tuesday (Jan. 31) 10am-9pm

401 5th Avenue, Seattle 98104 (Rooms 115 & 116)

Assistance by phone in King County is available at 1-800-756-5437.

 

Regardless of what’s happening in Washington DC related the Affordable Care Act, any coverage purchased for 2017 will be good for the rest of the year as long as customers continue to pay their monthly premium on time each month.

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