Fortunately, the 737-MAX 9 was able to return to PDX and make an emergency landing. All aboard are safe.
Seattle’s KOMO has the best initial local coverage.
The UK Daily Mail headlines it:
The Alaska CEO has just announced that all 65 of their 737-9 planes will be temporarily grounded.
We’re scheduled to fly one to RSW (Ft. Myers Fl) in a few days.
We’ll just to wait and see what develops.