9 Aug Rip Robbins from LPRC member station KSVR in Mount Vernon, WA writes about the station's commitment to providing local voices and content for their audience, which for KSVR means providing Spanish language programming and sharing the Latino community culture with their Anglo audience. Indeed, a number of studies have found that Latinos often consider book sharing with very young children to be inappropriate. The Latino families studied by Madding (), for example, did not believe that young children were ready for books until they were 3 to 5 years old. Similarly, studies of immigrant Latino families. 5 Jan Washington's state attorney general sued Motel 6 on this week, accusing the hotel chain of illegally giving information on thousands of guests to immigration enforcement officials who did not have warrants and who scrutinized guests with Latino-sounding names. Motel 6 has faced scrutiny since September.