Apr 24, 2024 - News

Morning Buzz: E-book overload

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📚 The Seattle Public Library is reducing the number of digital holds readers can make from 25 to 10 after enormous demand for e-books saddled the library system with licensing costs much higher than the expense of buying physical copies. (KUOW)

🔌 Starting this summer, the state will give out electric vehicle rebates of up to $9,000 to offset the costs of buying or leasing them. (Seattle Times)

  • The program will be available to people making less annually than $45,180 (individuals) or $93,600 (a family of four).

Students at Seattle Public Schools walked out of class yesterday to protest the Israel-Hamas war. (KING 5)

🏀 The Storm's Epiphanny Prince is retiring after 14 seasons with the WNBA. Prince was in the Storm's lineup when the team took home the 2020 WNBA title. (AP)


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