Elections 2011 http://www.kplu.org en Costco's support tops $11M on liquor initiative http://www.kplu.org/post/costcos-support-tops-11m-liquor-initiative <p>OLYMPIA, Wash. &mdash; Costco has given more than $11 million to support an initiative campaign that would privatize Washington&#39;s liquor distribution and sales.</p><p> Thu, 13 Oct 2011 00:41:00 +0000 The Associated Press 2889 at http://www.kplu.org Levy would continue funding programs for veterans http://www.kplu.org/post/levy-would-continue-funding-programs-veterans <p>Ballots go out in the mail this week for the King County Primary Election. Among the measures is Proposition One which asks voters to renew the Veterans and Human Services Levy.&nbsp;</p><p>Sheila Sebron is an U.S. Air Force veteran who does peer-to-peer outreach, helping others cope with life after military service.&nbsp; She joined King county council members and other veterans who want to get the word out about saving programs they say are critical as more soldiers return home.</p><p> Thu, 28 Jul 2011 17:00:10 +0000 Monica Spain 2197 at http://www.kplu.org Levy would continue funding programs for veterans Heading to the ballot: 3 state initiatives turn in signatures http://www.kplu.org/post/heading-ballot-3-state-initiatives-turn-signatures <p>Three groups seeking to get initiatives on this year&#39;s ballot appear to have plenty of signatures to qualify.</p><p> Fri, 08 Jul 2011 21:24:17 +0000 The Associated Press 2049 at http://www.kplu.org