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Stimson Bullitt died on Sunday. The former president of King Broadcasting Co. was 89. A Navy World War II veteran and University of Washington graduate, Bullitt was politically connected and politically active. He was on President Richard Nixon's so-called "enemies list" for his criticism of the Vietnam War.
There's a public forum scheduled for 5:30 p.m. this Wed. at City Hall to discuss Mayor Greg Nickels' proposed budget cuts.
Facing a worsening recession, Nickels has had to find more $13 million in budget cuts this year. While the 2009 budget cuts are up to the mayor's discretion, next year's budget - already projected to be $40 million short - Nickels will need to work with the City Council on what to cut.