Weekend high-school sports roundup

November 8, 2013

NEW — 4:15 p.m Nov. 8, 2013

By Greg Farrar Brigette Takeuchi, Liberty freshman, headlines a Patriots cross-country team that will compete at state in Pasco Nov. 9.

By Greg Farrar
Brigette Takeuchi, Liberty freshman, headlines a Patriots cross-country team that will compete at state in Pasco Nov. 9.

The fall sports season for high school athletics is winding down to a close and teams are in the thick of postseason play. Here is a quick roundup of just a few weekend events involving local high school teams. Read more

Newcastle Library hosts KCLS budget hearing

November 8, 2013

NEW — 2:45 p.m. Nov. 8, 2013

The Newcastle Library will host the first of four King County Library System budget hearings to discuss proposed strategic plans and budget allocations for 2014.

The Nov. 12 meeting begins at 7 p.m., and is an opportunity for public discussion to help shape the way KCLS provides service in libraries, online and in communities.

KCLS’ 2014 budget initiatives include community-focused services, strategic programming and collection management, effective operations, staff training and development, welcoming facilities and robust technologies.

The Newcastle Library is at 12901 Newcastle Way. View the 2014 preliminary budget online here.