Mar 27, 2024 - News

Morning Buzz: Coug goes to the Dawgs

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The University of Washington has appointed Pat Chun, Washington State University's athletic director since 2018, as the Huskies' new athletic director, replacing Troy Dannen.

  • Chun will begin his duties at UW today. (UW News)

🌭 Costco is bringing the hammer down on scofflaws who dine at its outdoor food courts without a membership. (Fox 13)

🏈 Washington State University and Oregon State University have reached a $65 million settlement with the 10 schools leaving the Pac-12. (AP)

🦺 School officials raised concerns after an unpermitted gravel yard opened near a Snohomish County elementary school, potentially exposing kids to exhaust fumes and dust, and now the attorney general and the Department of Health are getting involved. (Seattle Times)

🚲 The Seattle Department of Transportation has volunteer opportunities on several boards, including the bicycle, freight, transit and pedestrian advisory boards. Apply at the city clerk's website by April 15. (SDOT)


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