He will have had just 13 days to formally prepare to take over by the time councillors sit down next Thursday afternoon – but I suspect he had been quietly thinking about what he would do long before he actually launched his leadership bid at the end of last month. … [Read more...] about Will new Suffolk leader Matthew Hicks change key policies at county council?
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The option to collect more taxes would be available to all counties. At the Senate hearing, a Grays Harbor County commissioner said the increase could help pay for new radio towers there as well. … [Read more...] about Thurston Co.’s first responders use a 30-year-old radio system. An upgrade could cost $30M.
In Edmonds, the Everett Herald reported a tentative agreement reached this week would raise starting teacher salaries to nearly $63,000 a year and pay veteran teachers as much as $114,000. Seattle’s union told KIRO this week the district could lose teachers to higher-paying districts if Seattle doesn’t offer similar increases. … [Read more...] about School funding changes are put to the test in salary negotiations: ‘It’s a brand new system’
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A third bar complaint came from Robert Underwood, an Army lieutenant colonel charged with felony harassment in 2012. The charges against Underwood were later dismissed. His bar complaint contended that Lindquist made inappropriate statements to the media conveying guilt. Underwood’s complaint has been dismissed. … [Read more...] about Lindquist blames Robnett for stirring scandal, but he’s fudging facts