Attorney General http://kplu.org en Facebook wanted journalists to sign non-disclosures before news conference http://kplu.org/post/facebook-wanted-journalists-sign-non-disclosures-news-conference <p>Facebook is apparently pretty concerned about privacy &ndash; especially its own.</p><p>After announcing that Facebook and the State Attorney General&rsquo;s office would announce a &ldquo;joint legal strategy&quot; this morning, the AG&rsquo;s office followed up with an email requiring journos sign a non-disclosure agreement.</p><p>The email was sent to all journalists invited to the press conference at Facebook&#39;s Seattle office involving company officials and Washington State Attorney General Rob McKenna.</p><p> Thu, 26 Jan 2012 21:24:41 +0000 Jake Ellison & Monica Spain 3939 at http://kplu.org Facebook wanted journalists to sign non-disclosures before news conference Updated: Facebook wanted journalists to sign non-disclosures before news conference http://kplu.org/post/updated-facebook-wanted-journalists-sign-non-disclosures-news-conference <p>Facebook is apparently pretty concerned about privacy &ndash; especially its own.</p><p>After announcing that Facebook and the State Attorney General&rsquo;s office would announce a &ldquo;joint legal strategy&quot; this morning, the AG&rsquo;s office followed up with an email requiring journos sign a non-disclosure agreement.</p><p>The email was sent to all journalists invited to the press conference at Facebook&#39;s Seattle office involving company officials and Washington State Attorney General Rob McKenna.</p><p> Thu, 26 Jan 2012 20:49:32 +0000 Jake Ellison 3935 at http://kplu.org Updated: Facebook wanted journalists to sign non-disclosures before news conference Idaho AG Wasden sets record straight on access to public records http://kplu.org/post/idaho-ag-wasden-sets-record-straight-access-public-records <p><a href="http://www.ag.idaho.gov/index.html">Idaho Attorney General</a> Lawrence Wasden is hosting a series of meetings in north Idaho to promote better understanding of the state&rsquo;s laws regarding access to public records and open meetings.</p><p>Wasden says citizen participation in government is critical and that without it our system of government fails. However, he says that to participate fully citizens need access to their government.</p><p> Thu, 08 Dec 2011 17:56:37 +0000 Glenn Mosley 3393 at http://kplu.org Fight over education funding heads to state Supreme Court http://kplu.org/post/fight-over-education-funding-heads-state-supreme-court <p>The state constitution says it&rsquo;s Washington&rsquo;s &ldquo;paramount duty to make ample provisions for the education of all children,&rdquo; but is it failing to do that? This afternoon, the state Supreme Court will consider arguments on both sides.</p><p> Tue, 28 Jun 2011 15:50:51 +0000 Charla Bear 1955 at http://kplu.org Fight over education funding heads to state Supreme Court Monday morning's headlines http://kplu.org/post/monday-mornings-headlines-8 <p>Making&nbsp;headlines around the Northwest this morning:</p><ul><li><strong>Wind, rain, snow hitting Western Washington</strong></li><li><strong>Search continues for missing Lake Washington kayaker</strong></li><li><strong>Nokia Getting Microsoft Billions to Ditch Smartphone</strong></li><li><strong>Ferguson Jumping Into Attorney General Race</strong></li></ul><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>High Winds and Rain Expected for Western Washington</strong></p><p>The National Weather Service <a href="http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=WAZ517&amp;warncounty=WAC027&amp;firewxzone=WAZ649&amp;local_place1=Ocean+Shores+WA&amp;product1=High+Wind+Warning">has issued a wind warning</a> for the Washington coast and northwest interior through Monday evening.</p><p>Forecasters say the frontal system also is bringing heavy rain to parts of Western Washington and snow to the Olympics and Cascades. A <a href="http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=WAZ519&amp;warncounty=WAC033&amp;firewxzone=WAZ659&amp;local_place1=7+Miles+S+Skykomish+WA&amp;product1=Winter+Weather+Advisory">winter weather advisory is in effect </a>for the mountains where 10-to-18 inches of new snow are expected by Tuesday. Mon, 14 Feb 2011 14:04:58 +0000 KPLU News Staff 785 at http://kplu.org Monday morning's headlines