South King County http://www.kplu.org en 2 Renton officers demoted for cartoon posted on YouTube http://www.kplu.org/post/2-renton-officers-demoted-cartoon-posted-youtube <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hWnyDTCb4Jo</p><p>Two Renton officers have been demoted for posting a cartoon to YouTube that makes fun of the staff and policies of a new jail in South King County.</p><p>Deputy Police Chief, Charles Marsalisi and police sergeant Bill Judd, were each knocked down a rank after their involvement in the video came to light.</p><p>The cartoon- which is almost 9 minutes long and has more than 7,000 views, so far &ndash; features a clown as the jail&rsquo;s incompetent employee who refuses to admit a suspect brought in by Police.</p> Tue, 16 Aug 2011 15:47:51 +0000 KPLU News Staff 2326 at http://www.kplu.org State considers creating 'majority minority' congressional district http://www.kplu.org/post/state-considers-creating-majority-minority-congressional-district <p><a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-981392.mp3">http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-981392.mp3</a></p><p>Tonight is your last chance to weigh in on which communities will be included in the state&rsquo;s congressional districts before commissioners start drafting their proposals. The public is invited to share their thoughts at a forum <a href="http://www.redistricting.wa.gov/forums.asp">tonight in South Seattle</a>.</p><p> Tue, 09 Aug 2011 23:45:37 +0000 Charla Bear 2288 at http://www.kplu.org State considers creating 'majority minority' congressional district Drive to sign up low-income kids for College Bound Scholarship http://www.kplu.org/post/drive-sign-low-income-kids-college-bound-scholarship <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-962790.mp3</p><p>A lot of low-income kids are <a href="http://www.ccedresults.org/media/college-bound-scholarship-campaign/">missing out on Washington&#39;s offer to pay their way through college</a>. In South King County, a new campaign is underway to change that.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 11 Apr 2011 23:40:21 +0000 Charla Bear 1176 at http://www.kplu.org Drive to sign up low-income kids for College Bound Scholarship