A lot of rabid bats are being found in Washington

21 have tested positive so far this year, compared to 20 for all of 2016.

You must sign in or register to continue reading content.

More in Northwest

FILE - In this June 14, 2017, file photo, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray takes a question at a news conference at City Hall, in Seattle. A 47-year-old man who sued former Seattle Mayor Murray over sexual abuse, claims that effectively ended Murray’s political career, has been found dead. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
Ed Murray’s former foster son files claim against Seattle

He says the city failed to investigate allegations of sexual abuse by the former mayor.

Turmoil shakes up agency in charge of vast US lands

Critics say Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has elevated corporate interests above treasured sites.

9 public and tribal housing authorities win $2.4 million

The grants are designed to help residents with jobs, education and financial self-sufficiency.

Student asks lawmakers to help pay for Salem shelter

He cites a homeless girl who died on the streets because she didn’t have a warm place to sleep.

US scientists try crowdsourcing to stop invasive mussels

Federal officials say the only area not yet invaded in the contiguous United States is the Columbia River Basin in the Pacific Northwest.

Most Read