Washington Daybook

Associated Press Washington Daybook for Wednesday, Mar. 08.

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Thursday, Mar. 09 7:00 AM Commute Trip Reduction Champions awards celebration – Seattle Department of Transportation and Commute Seattle host the 3rd annual Commute Trip Reduction Champions celebration to celebrate Seattle employers who have reduced their employee drive alone rates and made significant investments in commuter programs

Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, 721 Pine St., Seattle, WA Seattle www.seattle.gov

Contacts: Sue Romero City of Seattle Sue.Romero@SEATTLE.GOV 1 206 684 8548


Thursday, Mar. 09 10:30 AM State ferry Hyak turns 50 – Washington State Ferries staff celebrate the Hyak’s 50th birthday aboard the ferry. New Washington State Ferries Assistant Secretary Amy Scarton, Director of Vessels Matt von Ruden and members of the Hyak’s past and present crew are on hand for interviews

Location: Eagle Harbor Maintenance Facility, 497 Harborview Drive S.E., Bainbridge Island, WA http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/ https://twitter.com/wsdot

Contacts: Ian Sterling WSDOT communications 1 206 714 1556


Thursday, Mar. 09 11:00 AM F5 Networks Inc: Full year 2016 AGM

Location: F5 Networks, Inc, 351 Elliott Ave West, Seattle, WA http://www.f5.com/about/investor-relations/events-calendar/ https://twitter.com/f5networks

Contacts: John Eldridge F5 Networks Investor Relations j.eldridge@f5.com 1 206 272 6571


Thursday, Mar. 09 Alaska Air Group Inc: Q4 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=109361&p=irol-IRHome https://twitter.com/alaskaair

Contacts: Lavanya Sareen Alaska Air Group Investor Relations lavanya.sareen@alaskaair.com 1 877 2821168


Thursday, Mar. 09 Microsoft Corp: Q3 2017 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://www.microsoft.com/investor/ https://twitter.com/MSFTnews

Contacts: Microsoft investor relations msft@microsoft.com 1 425 706 4400


Friday, Mar. 10 – Sunday, Mar. 12 12:00 PM International Gem & Jewelry Show in Seattle

Location: Seattle Center, Mercer Street & 3rd Ave. N., Seattle, WA Seattle http://www.intergem.com/ https://twitter.com/Intergem

Contacts: Intergem info@intergem.net 1 301 294 1640


Saturday, Mar. 11 – Tuesday, Mar. 14 3:00 PM American Society of Preventive Oncology Annual Meeting

Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, Seattle, WA Seattle http://www.aspo.org/

Contacts: Heidi Sahel ASPO hasahel@facstaff.wisc.edu 1 608 263 9515


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