New Files on New Files this week Joe Ronnie Hooper receives Medal of Honor in White House ceremony on March 7, 1969. SS <em>Iowa</em> wrecks on Peacock Spit at Cape Disappointment with a loss of 34 lives on January 12, 1936. Washington's Jewish Sports Heroes: Herman Sarkowsky (1925-2014) Seattle gets Major League Soccer franchise on November 13, 2007.