Norm Dicks http://kplu.org en Olympic Peninsula wilderness plan is scaled back, but is it a compromise? http://kplu.org/post/olympic-peninsula-wilderness-plan-scaled-back-it-compromise <p>Senator Patty Murray and Congressman Norm Dicks hit the Olympic Peninsula Thursday, trying to sell locals on a <a href="http://www.murray.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/newsreleases?ContentRecord_id=54a6372f-2583-441c-9fa2-2006a9d4b8a3">plan to designate more wilderness </a>there. They say their latest bill is a grand compromise, and they’re hoping to convince Olympic Peninsula communities that fought earlier versions.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 20:06:23 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 5998 at http://kplu.org Olympic Peninsula wilderness plan is scaled back, but is it a compromise? With Norm Dicks out, 3 open seats put Wash. in national spotlight http://kplu.org/post/norm-dicks-out-3-open-seats-put-wash-national-spotlight <p>Now that U.S. Representative Norm Dicks has announced he&rsquo;s retiring, western Washington will have three open seats for Congress in this fall&rsquo;s election. That&rsquo;s unusual, and it could mean a lot of national attention for those elections.</p><p> Sun, 04 Mar 2012 22:10:00 +0000 Keith Seinfeld 4309 at http://kplu.org With Norm Dicks out, 3 open seats put Wash. in national spotlight Monday morning's headlines http://kplu.org/post/monday-mornings-headlines-3 <p><em>Washington Ready to Add a Congressional Seat, while two western Washington Congressmen prepare for leading defense roles, and gay and lesbian service members mark the end of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"&nbsp;</em></p><p> Mon, 20 Dec 2010 15:08:07 +0000 KPLU News Staff 395 at http://kplu.org Monday morning's headlines