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"Management center with an experts perspective, even though we've only seen an extra ten to twenty minutes added to the usual delays. So far State Department of transportation officials say they need you to keep up your new routine. DOT traffic engineer mon- seduces the trouble spots at the same. Even though volumes are lighter and the peaks have shifted earlier coming into downtown Seattle. We still lose lanes at the convention center. Southbound in the afternoon when the express lanes are going northbound. So that hasn't gone it's just the duration and the intensity has changed a little bit. So do tells me a crash like Tuesday afternoon on northbound five in Mountlake terrace can really throw us for a loop traffic. Was moderate and heavy. And once that crash happened it became stop and go and that builds quickly seduces like Monday. Tuesdays midnight to midnight volumes are lower than average a trend. They hope will hold another two and a half weeks at the TMC in shoreline. Ryan Harris, KOMO news as the federal government shutdown drags on. A prominent local charity says it's really feeling the pressure from people who are suddenly in need of help northwest harvest helped so many foodbanks around here. This is the group's Jordan Rubin. A huge uptick of first time families coming to their community food Bank, and the primary driver of that was the government shutdown government employees. But it was also government contractors also those who aren't even employed by the government. But if you own a diner out near mount Ranier, and now nobody can get there because the parks are closed. Then you have no customers he says northwest harvest is calling for an end to the shutdown. Charlie Harger, KOMO news a Seattle. Police sergeant has been demoted for sitting. In front of a man's workplace seeking an apology. The Seattle times obtained bodycam video of now officer Frank publicity outside in autozone. Waiting for one of the employee's? I got a little disrespected earlier today. So I'm going to hang out Blackie was apparently upset of being called names during an earlier confrontation about a toad car. He was found to have retaliated against a citizen and was demoted officer and suspended for ten days without pay coming up. I'm C Romero come November. We may be voting on thirty dollars car tabs."