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A three-hour emphasis patrol found more than 60 drivers violating the state’s law prohibiting cell phone use while driving. Lake Forest Park Police had signs up warning of the emphasis patrol, drivers say they saw the warning signs, but used their phones anyway.


Lake Forest Park Police Facebook Page

“Put the phone down”

About Laurie Hardie

Laurie is a rare Seattle-born Native. She has raised her children, but as a working mom knows how important it is to look and feel your best. She currently volunteers with Queen It’s a New Day, a non-profit organization in Everett, giving women a hand up to feel great inside and out. As a published author and life coach, Laurie is WARM’s Afternoon Traffic host with the philosophy of…” traffic is a lot like life, sometimes you have a speed –limit drive and sometimes you hit a slow-down or detour, but with the right guidance and information, we can all get through it together”.