Investigation http://kplu.org en Army probe finds no deliberate mistreatment of Oregon Guard troops http://kplu.org/post/army-probe-finds-no-deliberate-mistreatment-oregon-guard-troops <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-956673.mp3</p><p>&quot;Very disappointing.&quot; That&#39;s how Oregon Senator Ron Wyden describes a series of Army investigations into the treatment of injured Oregon National Guard soldiers last year. Those inquires conclude the Oregon troops were not treated as second class soldiers at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.</p><p> Wed, 09 Mar 2011 17:00:10 +0000 Tom Banse & KPLU News Staff 961 at http://kplu.org Probe of native woodcarver shooting deemed fair, but mistakes made by Seattle investigators http://kplu.org/post/probe-native-woodcarver-shooting-deemed-fair-mistakes-made-seattle-investigators <p>Another peer review of Seattle's handling of the John T. Williams shooting has found the police department conducted a fair and thorough investigation.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 04 Feb 2011 16:53:46 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 714 at http://kplu.org Welfare cards used at out-of-state liquor stores, strip clubs http://kplu.org/post/welfare-cards-used-out-state-liquor-stores-strip-clubs <p>Some Washington welfare recipients are withdrawing cash at out-of-state liquor stores, smoke shops and even strip clubs. That’s the finding of a public radio investigation into welfare debit card use outside Washington’s borders. The finding comes at a time when the state’s welfare program is $82 million in the red.</p><p> Wed, 15 Dec 2010 15:56:31 +0000 Austin Jenkins 361 at http://kplu.org Welfare cards used at out-of-state liquor stores, strip clubs