Today in Washington State History From www.historylink.org http://www.historylink.org Hawaiian Islanders conduct traditional funeral for drowned countryman near mouth of Columbia River on March 26, 1811. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=8674 Native Americans attack Americans at the Cascades of the Columbia on March 26, 1856. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=5190 Boise beginnings: Boise Post Office opens on March 26, 1890. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=509 Vashon Island beginnings: Cove Post Office opens on March 26, 1904. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=588 Raymond mill workers join regional strike on March 26, 1912. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=9688 Seattle Metropolitans hockey team wins the Stanley Cup on March 26, 1917. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=5414 Sheriff's Dry Squad finds home brew at Stensland residence in Redmond on March 26, 1926. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=953 Betty MacDonald's <i>Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle</i> is published on March 26, 1947. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=8267 Senator Robert Kennedy campaigns in Seattle on March 26, 1968. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=1377 Seattle Public Library's first fine-free day yields return of 9,000 overdue books on March 26, 1970. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=1929 Microsoft stock splits for the eighth time on March 26, 1999. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=2298 Kingdome stadium is imploded on March 26, 2000. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=2252 Rat City Rollergirls stage their first official bout on March 26, 2005. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=10667 Ann Hamilton receives $1 million commission, for creation of Seattle waterfront art installation, on March 26, 2014. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=10913