NASCAR http://kplu.org en Wednesday morning's headlines http://kplu.org/post/wednesday-mornings-headlines-12 <p>Making headlines around the Northwest this morning:</p><ul><li><strong>Seattle Schools Scandal: Contractor Defends Pay</strong></li><li><strong>Amber Alert Ends Safely in Bonney Lake</strong></li><li><b>JBLM&nbsp;Soldier Killed in Afghanistan</b></li><li><strong>NASCAR for Puget Sound?</strong></li></ul><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Seattle School Contractors Ready to Speak Out</b></p><p>As the Seattle School Board prepares to vote on <a href="http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-public-schools-chief-faces-sudden-exit">a motion to fire Superintendent Maria Goodloe-Johnson </a>this evening, one of the contractors under scrutiny in the alleged contracting fraud is speaking out. Seattle&#39;s Urban League and other small business contractors are expected to tell reporters, including KPLU&#39;s Paula Wissel, they earned their pay.</p><p> Wed, 02 Mar 2011 16:04:09 +0000 KPLU News Staff 913 at http://kplu.org Wednesday morning's headlines