- National Weather Service: Tornado Touchdown In Scio Oregon
- Seattle King County Health Department: West Nile Virus Reported
- Tech Report: All Over The Board
- Not Strictly Toledo: Health & Hope Medical Outreach
- Toledo High School Sports: October 2018
- Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Forms, Fun & More
Bateaux Cellars declared: Witches at the Winery was a wickedly fun time on Sunday. Couldn’t throw a black cat without hitting someone in a pointy hat! Can’t wait until next year.
National Weather Service Portland Oregon reported: Tornado touches down near Scio, Oregon where, coincidentally, Weather Spotter Training was scheduled the same day.
Washington State Department of Health posted: Public Health Seattle-King County
A Seattle resident has tested positive for West Nile virus, making this the first locally acquired case of West Nile virus reported in King County…
What Public Health is doing...
At one time, Public Health–Seattle & King County conducted active surveillance for West Nile virus in both birds and mosquitoes. Detection in these species was intended to provide an early warning of the risk of human cases. Due to budget cuts, surveillance for the virus in mosquitoes was ended in King County in 2009, and dead bird surveillance was ended statewide in 2016.
Toledo’s Ethan Siegel posted Monday:
“With a huge suite of different observatories for viewing the Universe, innumerable details can be revealed. Occasionally, what we find evokes terrifying feelings within us. In the spirit of Halloween, here are the top 10 scariest sights the Universe has to offer.”
From ‘Terminator Tinkerbell,’ which is merely three colliding galaxies in an unusual configuration, to the ‘Ghost Nebula,’ which looks like a group of demons emerging from a wispy space cloud, the Universe is full of sights that remind us of the occult. Skulls, eyeballs, gargoyles, and even a ghostly hand make an appearance if we know where to look. As Halloween approaches, check out these 10 scary sights that the Universe delivers to us naturally, depending on which wavelength we look in.
From galaxy clusters down to mere space rocks in our own Solar System, enjoy this astronomical treat for Halloween!
Astrophysicist and author Ethan Siegel is the founder and primary writer of Starts With A Bang! His books, Treknology and Beyond The Galaxy, are available wherever books are sold.
Toledo School District shared:
First sale at the brand new TMS student store!
Tech Report: All Over The Board
Lifehacker details: Which DIY Tech Repairs Are Legal Under the Latest DCMA Copyright
It may sound strange, but due to section 1201 of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) passed in 2001, companies can sue users for performing repairs or operations on their devices if the company finds these to be in violation of its copyrights.
You can read a detailed explanation of both the DMCA’s section 1201, the legal fine print, and a first-person account this year’s hearings on iFixit’s blog.
TechRepublic, just in time for Halloween, posted: Real-world server room nightmares
ZDNet posted this potentially creepy report: Laundroid: A home robot that folds and sorts clothes
On a serious note: How to turn your iPhone into a business workhorse: Add these apps and accessories, and tweak these settings
Not Strictly Toledo: Health & Hope Medical Outreach
Located at 1911 Cooks Hill Rd. Centralia. (NW Pediatrics - West Building)
Health & Hope Medical Outreach provides FREE walk-in medical care and Mental Healthcare to the uninsured and under-insured of Lewis county and South Thurston county.
Wednesday: Trick or Treat at Toledo Fire Department 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Toledo High School Sports: October/November 2018
Nov 1st Crossover game TBD
Nov 9th & 16th Playoffs
Nov 23rd Semi Finals
Nov 30th Finals
Oct 27-30 Soccer Playoffs
Nov 1 State
Nov 1 Districts
Nov 3 Districts
Nov 3 State in Pasco
!!!! GO INDIANS !!!!
Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Fun & More
NEW!! November 10: Veterans Day Breakfast @ Toledo Senior Center
NEW!! November 17: Thanksgiving Banquet @ Toledo Senior Center
November 3: Fiber Workshop @ Morgan Arts Centre
November 6: Election Day
November 8 - 10: LCSW & WSU Extension Host Free Tire Recycle - Winlock
November 10: THS Class of 2021 Fundraiser selling Lucky Eagle Casino Bus Spots
November 10: Toledo Presbyterian Hosts Annual Veterans Day Bake Sale
November 10: Lewis County Seniors Host A Night Of Magic
November 11: Veterans Day Ceremony @ Toledo Wall of Honor
November 13: Toledo High School Hosts FCCLA Lip Sync Contest
November 17: Toledo Lioness Club Acrylic Dirty Pour/Flip @ Donna’s Place
November 29 - December 1: LCSW & WSU Host Free Tire Recycle - Mossyrock
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