Bill http://kplu.org en Washington poised to get tougher with shellfish operators http://kplu.org/post/washington-poised-get-tougher-shellfish-operators <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-955155.mp3</p><p><i>This story has been updated to correct the dollar amount the state believes to have been poached. </i></p><p>Last summer, we brought you a story about gaps in the system that&#39;s supposed to keep Washington shellfish safe to eat. Now state lawmakers appear ready to get tougher with shellfish operators who violate food safety laws.</p><p> Tue, 01 Mar 2011 15:48:15 +0000 Austin Jenkins & KPLU News Staff 902 at http://kplu.org Washington poised to get tougher with shellfish operators