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Man rides bike to hospital after being shot in Seattle’s University District – KIRO 7 News Seattle

Seattle police are investigating after a man rode a bicycle to the hospital after being shot in the University District on Friday. According to police, officers were called to the 4700 block of Seventh Avenue Northeast after receiving reports that a man had shot a gun in an alley just after 1 p.m. When officers … Read more

Man rides bike to hospital after being shot in Seattle’s University District

Associated Press Ex-cop acquitted of murder in shooting in small Texas town A former police officer in a small Texas town was found not guilty of murder Thursday in the slaying of a Black man who offered a handshake as the officer arrived to respond to a call about a fight at a convenience store. … Read more

Parents group files civil rights complaint against Colorado school district over policies in union agreement

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Parents Defending Education has filed a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights at the Department of Education over an agreement with the teachers union which stipulated the district will create mentoring and development programs for educators of color, without opening the programs up to all employees. … Read more

Waimate District Council candidates discuss Three Waters and proposed waste-to-energy plant

A Waimate District Council candidate has urged community members to have their say through the submission process for a proposed controversial waste to energy plant in the area. The proposed $350 million plant, proposed to be built in Glenavy, was a hot topic at the Waimate Lions Club meet the candidates evening on Thursday, along … Read more

Seattle suspect at large after deadly shooting in Chinatown-International District

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A man was shot and killed in Seattle’s Chinatown-International District Thursday afternoon, and the suspect remains at large, police say.  Officers responded to the intersection of 13th Avenue South and South Lane Street just after 2 p.m. Thursday for reports that someone had been shot.  A crime … Read more

Colorado lawmaker voted outside his district, seeks to dismiss felony charge

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! An attorney for a Colorado lawmaker has asked El Paso County prosecutors to dismiss a felony charge that he voted outside the district he lives in and represents in 2020, citing incorrect information presented to a grand jury before his indictment. Dan Kaplan, an attorney for Democratic … Read more

Kāpiti Coast District Council almost doubled spending on communications in five years

John Nicholson Kāpiti Coast District Council has spent more than $1 million on communications staff in the previous financial year. (File photo) Spending on communications staff by the Kāpiti Coast District Council has almost doubled in five years, with it committing more than $1 million on full-time positions and contractors in the previous financial year. … Read more

Students Sue School District In Trademark Fight Over Racial Justice Podcast Name

Black students in Denver are suing the school district, saying it is trying to “steal” their podcast name “Know Justice, Know Peace.” The lawsuit says the students, who created the racial justice podcast “Know Justice, Know Peace” following George Floyd’s murder in 2020, made “an instant hit” that got the attention of media outlets including … Read more

Your guide to the local body elections for Hurunui District Council

Stuff The Hurunui District Council offices are based in Amberley, the region’s largest town. Stuff has surveyed local body election candidates standing across Greater Christchurch to provide more insight into who is standing and why. The semi-rural North Canterbury district of Hurunui is estimated to be home to about 13,000 people. It covers the rural … Read more

Rochelle News-Leader | Park district board: Bike path sealcoating work approved

ROCHELLE — At its monthly meeting Monday, the Flagg-Rochelle Community Park District Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to approve bike path maintenance in a contract with Wyatt Pavement for sealcoating in the amount of $19,900. Park District Executive Director Jackee Ohlinger said the work is already underway on the original stretch of bike path and … Read more