Many of Donald Trump’s actions on endangered species, energy, hazardous chemicals and more are on hold as President Joe Biden takes office. A number of them directly affect the Pacific Northwest, and some unraveled compromises that took years, even decades, to reach.
COVID-19 has taken a bite out of a sector that relies on restaurant sales to fill plates with fries and tater tots. Now a massive fire has added insult to injury for a major player in the Northwest potato world.
Sure, he's remembered for dethroning the Babe to become baseball's home run king on the way to 755, yet, when talking about the true measure of the man, there was far more to “Hammerin’ Hank” than his brilliance between the lines.