Gig Harbor http://kplu.org en Thursday morning's headlines http://kplu.org/post/thursday-mornings-headlines-7 <p>Making headlines around the Northwest this morning:</p><ul><li><strong>Budget Cuts Create Backlog for King County Prosecutor</strong></li><li><strong>Boeing Says More 787 Work Possible in Everett</strong></li><li><strong>Six Years of Rate Increases Needed, Says Seattle City Light</strong></li><li><strong>State Patrol to Investigate Gig Harbor Police Chief</strong></li></ul><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Budget Cuts Strain King Co. Prosecutor Staff</strong></p><p>The King County Prosecutor says his office can’t keep up with high-priority crimes because of budget cuts and a jump in aggravated assaults. Doug Satterberg has asked the County Council for $225,000 in emergency funding. The Seattle Times' Keith Ervin reports <a href="http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2014113215_satterberg03m.html">the request comes six months after voters rejected a proposed sales tax increase</a>:</p><p> Thu, 03 Feb 2011 15:35:45 +0000 KPLU News Staff 701 at http://kplu.org Thursday morning's headlines