The new 144-car ferries on order for the Washington state ferry service will be known as the Olympic class of vessels, named for the Olympic mountains.
A 44-year-old Wasilla woman who pleaded guilty to a school theft case last year is accused of embezzling more than $100,000 in student fees when she was employed earlier as a secretary at another Anchorage school.
Former Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels will run for Washington Secretary of State.
April 27 is Administrative Professionals Day. This annual event was originally organized in 1952 as “National Secretaries Week” by the National Secretaries Association (now known as the International Association of Administrative Professionals). It’s a day to show appreciation for the men and women who keep your calendar organized, manage your travel plans, set up conference calls, and clear your desk. Here are some ideas you can use to make your administrative professional feel special.