• Proposal Would Prohibit Use of Racially Offensive Term for School Teams
    redskinsLawmakers in Olympia are considering a bill to prohibit the use of racially offensive school names. The proposal would bar public schools from using the term “redskin” for sports teams or clubs. Kelly Martin-Vegue, a masters’ sociology student in Seattle, contends use of American Indian mascots promotes racism and discrimination....The post Proposal Would Prohibit Use of Racially Offensive Term for School Teams appeared first on KPQ.
  • Transgender Rules Upheld By Washington Senate
    maxresdefaultA proposal to revoke a rule regarding transgender use of bathrooms has been voted down by the Washington Senate...
  • RiverCom Calling For Help To Fix “Spillman” Glitch
    mnklh6qygp75pzryf5spEmergency services in Chelan and Douglas County continue to suffer breakdowns with the “Spillman” computer software system, used by all emergency service agencies, including 9-1-1 dispatchers...
  • Short Fuse For Fireworks Ban Bill
    fireworks bustersWashington State Representative Brad Hawkins of East Wenatchee is racing the clock to forward his fireworks ban bill at the State capital...
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