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Teachers take step toward strike

  • Written by Tom James, News Writer

Union officials cite safety, refusal to allow joint bargaining

Citing a list of reasons including physical safety in schools, Northshore teachers last week voted by a wide margin to take a preliminary step toward a general strike.

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Preventing carprowls

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

By Seattle Police Department

www.seattle.gov/seattle-police-department/carprowls

In less than a minute, an experienced car prowler can break into a parked vehicle.

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King County launches enhanced emergency alert system

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

King County Emergency Management last week officially launched an enhanced regional emergency alert system.

ALERT King County allows residents to receive important information about significant events or emergency situations via telephone, text and email. Residents who register can enter their home and work addresses for geographic-specific alerts. Registration is free and confidential.

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Snohomish County 911 agencies introduce non-emergency numbers

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

If you have an emergency where there is an immediate threat to life or property, you should contact 911. But what if you have a situation where emergency services personnel are needed but there is no immediate danger to life or property? To meet this need, SNOCOM and SNOPAC, the 911 call centers in Snohomish County, are introducing two non-emergency numbers.

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