Daily Archive: Sunday, April 9, 2017

Southbound Highway 99 closed Sunday in Seattle’s South Lake Union

The closure, between Valley Street and the Battery Street Tunnel, will last between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., and allow work by crews preparing Harrison Street for drivers. By Seattle Times staff reporter Transportation officials will close a stretch of southbound Highway 99 in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood on Sunday between 7 a.m. and

Polio’s misunderstood legacy: Facts about post-polio syndrome – Manitoba

In 1917, the first Manitoban known to be infected with acute poliomyelitis — better known as polio — was diagnosed at Winnipeg’s King George Hospital. By 1953, close to 6,000 Manitobans had contracted the virus, over the course of six separate epidemics. Across the country, more than 10,000 people — including the 6,000 Manitobans — were