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Everett halfway house manager pleads guilty to first-degree murder

EVERETT — The manager at an Everett halfway house admitted Wednesday that he killed a boarder two months ago because he wanted to sexually assault the man.Kenny Jermain Tate could face more than 30 years in prison when he's sentenced next month.Tate, 40,...

Date: 02/03/2016 | Local News

Man charged with murder in Tacoma convenience store shooting

TACOMA — Prosecutors have charged a 29-year-old man with murder in a fatal shooting at a Tacoma convenience store.

Date: 02/03/2016 | Northwest

Deputy won’t be charged in fatal incident in Monroe

EVERETT — Snohomish County Prosecutor Mark Roe has declined to file criminal charges against a sheriff’s deputy who shot a suicidal man last year near Monroe.

Date: 02/03/2016 | Local News

28-year sentence for murder

Mother tells judge to 'throw away the key'

Date: 02/02/2016 | Local News

3 teens arrested in deadly shooting at Seattle homeless encampment

SEATTLE — Three teen brothers are suspected in a drug-related shooting that left two people dead and three wounded at a well-known Seattle homeless camp, a crime that comes as the city struggles with a surge of people living on the streets.

Date: 02/01/2016 | Northwest

Va. Tech students held in death of ‘awesome little girl’

BLACKSBURG, Va. — Two Virginia Tech students who had bright futures appeared before a judge Monday in the death of a seventh-grade girl who was active on social media and apparently climbed out her bedroom window.

Date: 02/01/2016 | Nation & World

Man shot to death outside Tacoma convenience store

TACOMA — Police say a man was shot to death as he sat in his car outside a Tacoma convenience store and gas station.The News Tribune reported that officers were looking for the shooter. The victim, described as a man in his 30s, was shot about 1 p.m. at the Arco gas station.

Date: 02/01/2016 | Northwest

Ex-Blackwater security contractor appeals murder conviction

WASHINGTON — A former Blackwater Worldwide security contractor found guilty last year for his role in a deadly Baghdad shooting has appealed his murder conviction, saying the case against him was vindictive and that prosecutors were “determined to win at all costs.”

Date: 02/01/2016 | Nation & World

Virginia Tech students charged in death of 13-year-old girl

T. Rees ShapiroDeNeen L. Brown and Fenit NirappilThe Washington Post

Date: 01/31/2016 | Nation & World

2,300 journalists were killed in the past 25 years

BRUSSELS — In the last quarter century, at least 2,297 journalists and media staff have been killed for doing nothing more than trying to inform the world on war, revolution, crime and corruption. And killers continue to act with impunity, the International Federation of...

Date: 01/31/2016 | Nation & World

Legacy of a Sultan murder

A modern theft is linked to a vintage crime

Date: 01/31/2016 | Local News

Man arrested in fatal Bremerton stabbing

BREMERTON — The Kitsap County Sheriff’s office says they’ve arrested a man in connection with a killing in East Bremerton.King 5 TV reported that sheriff’s deputies arrested 31-year-old Dustin Cupp on Friday night in Central Kitsap County.

Date: 01/30/2016 | Northwest

Run to honor slain corrections officer 5 years after her death

MONROE — Five years have come and gone since Jayme Biendl was killed at the Monroe Correctional Complex near the end of her shift.On Sunday, friends, family and strangers once again will lace up their sneakers for a run — or,...

Date: 01/30/2016 | Local News

Police: Drug dispute likely started Seattle homeless attack

SEATTLE — A shooting at a Seattle homeless encampment that left 2 people dead and three others wounded appears to have originated with a drug-dealing dispute, according to the police chief.

Date: 01/28/2016 | Northwest

Police: Shooting at Seattle homeless camp not attack on homelessness

SEATTLE — A deadly shooting at a Seattle homeless encampment known as "The Jungle" was not prompted by malice against homeless people, the police chief said Wednesday.

Date: 01/26/2016 | Northwest

Police: 2 dead in Seattle apartment are homicide victims

SEATTLE — Police say two men found dead in a downtown Seattle apartment Monday appear to have been beaten to death.

Date: 01/26/2016 | Northwest

Probe into infant girl’s death continues

EVERETT — Detectives are conferring with doctors and medical specialists as they continue to investigate the death of a 3-month-old girl last month.“This is an active investigation and detectives are pursuing all leads,” Everett police officer Aaron Snell said Monday.

Date: 01/26/2016 | Local News

Kip Kinkel’s attorney to use Supreme Court ruling in appeal

PORTLAND, Ore. — An attorney for Thurston High School shooter Kipland P. Kinkel will augment an appeal of his nearly 112-year prison sentence by using a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on juvenile life in prison sentences.The Supreme Court Monday extended its ban on...

Date: 01/25/2016 | Northwest

Amanda Knox’s ex-boyfriend seeks compensation for wrongful detention

ROME — Raffaele Sollecito, who was acquitted last year of the murder of British student Meredith Kercher along with his ex-girlfriend — Amanda Knox, of Seattle — filed Monday for more than half a million euros in damages over wrongful detention.

Date: 01/25/2016 | Northwest

Ex-cop pleads guilty to killing Oregon woman, ditching body

MILWAUKEE — A former suburban Milwaukee police officer accused of killing two women and ditching their bodies in suitcases along a rural Wisconsin highway pleaded guilty Monday in one of their deaths.

Date: 01/25/2016 | Northwest

Trial begins Monday in 2007 Carnation killings

SEATTLE — The trial begins Monday for Michele Anderson in the 2007 Christmas Eve killings in Carnation. Her former boyfriend is already serving six life sentences for the six deaths of Anderson’s family members.

Date: 01/25/2016 | Northwest

Oregon murder suspect arrested after Washington carjacking

COUGAR — Authorities in Washington state say they arrested a man wanted for murder in Oregon following a home-invasion robbery and a carjacking Sunday.

Date: 01/24/2016 | Northwest

No charges for now in baby death; investigation continues

EVERETT— Prosecutors declined Friday to file criminal charges against a couple in connection with the Dec. 20 death of an infant.The case remains under investigation."No charges...

Date: 01/23/2016 | Local News

Everett man in rape, murder case allegedly admits to more rapes

EVERETT — An Everett man accused of raping and murdering a 30-year-old man at halfway house last month allegedly admitted to sexually assaulting others in the past.

Date: 01/23/2016 | Local News

No date set for Moses Lake school shooter’s re-sentencing

SPOKANE, Wash. — The case of Moses Lake school shooter Barry Loukaitis is headed back to a courtroom.

Date: 01/22/2016 | Northwest

Brit court implicates Putin in murder of spy

LONDON — Almost a decade after former KGB officer Alexander Litvinenko lay dying in a London hospital bed, a British judge has concluded who poisoned him: two Russian men, acting at the behest of Russia’s security services, probably with approval from President Vladimir Putin.

Date: 01/21/2016 | Nation & World

Man charged with murder, arson in attack on parents

EVERETT — A man accused of stabbing his parents and setting the family home on fire was charged Wednesday with first-degree murder and arson.

Date: 01/20/2016 | Local News

Husband sentenced to 17 years for ‘brutal murder’ of his wife

EVERETT — Gina Mangulabnan’s life won’t be defined by her violent death.Her children will remember her generosity and strength. She put their needs above her own and worked hard to take care of them, her daughter said.

Date: 01/20/2016 | Local News

L.A. to pay $24 million to 2 wrongfully imprisoned for decades

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles City Council agreed Tuesday to pay more than $24 million to settle lawsuits from two men who alleged that investigations by dishonest LAPD detectives led to their wrongful murder convictions and caused them to spend decades behind bars.

Date: 01/19/2016 | Nation & World

$1M bail for man accused of stabbing parents, starting fire

EVERETT — A man accused of stabbing his parents and setting their house on fire last week had been hospitalized two days earlier after he...

Date: 01/19/2016 | Local News

Man shot to death in Spokane identified

SPOKANE — A man who was fatally shot early Monday morning in north Spokane has been identified.The Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office says Eduardo Villagomez, 21, died from a gunshot wound to the head.

Date: 01/19/2016 | Northwest

Former Klan member who killed teen with crossbow denied parole

Russell Hinson was convicted in 1993 of using a crossbow to kill 16-year-old Felicia Houston, who was visiting family in Monroe three days after Christmas.

Date: 01/19/2016 | Nation & World

Mother killed in front of daughter identified; man charged

TACOMA — The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the mother who was fatally shot in front of her 5-year-old daughter outside their home.

Date: 01/19/2016 | Northwest

Pierce County woman shot to death while daughter, 5, nearby

TACOMA — A 40-year-old Pierce County woman was shot to death in front of her home Monday while her 5-year-old daughter was nearby.

Date: 01/18/2016 | Northwest

Man jailed in deadly attack, fire at parents' home

SNOHOMISH — A man accused of stabbing his parents and setting their home on fire has been booked into jail for investigation of murder, assault and...

Date: 01/17/2016 | Local News

Man gets 6½ years in Seattle crash that killed bicyclist

SEATTLE — A 29-year-old Seattle man has been sentenced to 6½ years in prison after pleading guilty last month to vehicular homicide.

Date: 01/16/2016 | Northwest

Seattle man sentenced to 42 years for killing 96-year-old man

SEATTLE — A Seattle man has been sentenced to 42 years in prison for fatally shooting a 96-year-old man and bashing the man’s granddaughter with a crowbar.

Date: 01/16/2016 | Northwest

Man convicted in murder of Marysville teen to be retried in June

EVERETT — A June trial is scheduled for the only defendant to successfully appeal his conviction and life sentence in the 2002 kidnapping and murder of Rachel Burkheimer.John Alan...

Date: 01/15/2016 | Local News

Jury selected for 2nd trial in 2007 Carnation family slayings

SEATTLE — The jury has been selected in the trial of a woman accused of killing six family members in her parents’ rural Carnation home on Christmas Eve 2007.

Date: 01/14/2016 | Northwest

18-year-old fatally shot outside Tacoma apartment building

TACOMA — Authorities are looking for a suspect who shot and killed an 18-year-old man in an apartment complex parking lot in Tacoma. KING-TV reported that the victim of Monday morning’s shooting has been identified as Dylan Oman.

Date: 01/12/2016 | Northwest

High school shooter’s father apologizes, gets 2-year sentence

SEATTLE — Raymond Fryberg apologized on Monday for the actions of his son on Oct. 24, 2014.

Date: 01/11/2016 | Local News

Store clerk stabbed to death at Union Station Market

SEATTLE — A store clerk was stabbed to death at a market in Seattle’s Chinatown-International District.KOMO-TV reported that the stabbing happened just after 5 p.m. Sunday at the Union Station Market.

Date: 01/11/2016 | Northwest

Ghana intends to extradite suspect in UK actress slaying

ACCRA, Ghana — Authorities in Ghana say they intend to extradite a suspect in the slayings of a British actress and her two young sons in London.Senior police official Prosper Agblor said Sunday that Ghanaian authorities had received a request to arrest Arthur Simpson-Kent.

Date: 01/10/2016 | Nation & World

MPHS shooter's father to be sentenced for illegal possession

SEATTLE — The Tulalip man whose teenage son killed four students and himself at Marysville Pilchuck High School in 2014 was scheduled to be sentenced Monday after being convicted of illegally possessing...

Date: 01/10/2016 | Local News

2 people arrested in deadly shooting of Seattle teacher

SEATTLE — Two people have been arrested in connection with the deadly shooting of a Seattle teacher in downtown Seattle.

Date: 01/09/2016 | Northwest

King County Sheriff’s Office: Teen shot to death in Burien

BURIEN — Authorities say a male was found shot in a parking lot of an apartment complex in Burien and pronounced dead at the scene.The King County Sheriff’s Office said he was found near the 13700 block of 12th Avenue Southwest Friday afternoon.

Date: 01/09/2016 | Northwest

Families of school shooting victims file claim for $110M

MARYSVILLE — Attorneys representing the families of the Marysville Pilchuck High School shooting victims filed a claim Friday seeking up to $110 million in damages.The claim, a precursor to a lawsuit, alleges that the Marysville School District could have prevented

Date: 01/08/2016 | Local News

Everett shooting victim identified

EVERETT — A man killed in an Everett home last month has been identified.The Snohomish County Medical Examiner said the man is Martin Guzman-Garrido, 43.He died of gunshot wounds.

Date: 01/07/2016 | Local News

Charge re-filed against mentally ill man in 2002 murder case

MARYSVILLE — It's been nearly 14 years since Brady Sheary's body was discovered in the parking lot at Cedarcrest Middle School in Marysville.The 18-year-old was stabbed and beaten to death, likely...

Date: 01/07/2016 | Local News

Prosecutor: No death penalty in stomping death of Monroe inmate

MONROE — Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Roe won’t seek the execution of a mentally ill inmate who is accused of stomping another prisoner to death.

Date: 01/06/2016 | Local News

Person of interest identified in case of body found in lake

KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho — Kootenai County authorities say they’ve identified a person or persons of interest in the case of a Spokane woman whose body was found in Lake Coeur d’Alene in November.

Date: 01/05/2016 | Northwest

Tacoma man charged in daughter’s fatal stabbing

TACOMA — Pierce County prosecutors have charged an 81-year-old Tacoma man with second-degree murder in the fatal stabbing of his daughter.

Date: 01/04/2016 | Northwest

Gunman kills 2 at bar in Tel Aviv; manhunt under way

JERUSALEM — A gunman opened fire outside a popular bar in the coastal Israeli city of Tel Aviv on Friday afternoon, killing two people and wounding at least three others before fleeing the scene, police said.

Date: 01/01/2016 | Nation & World

Felon, jailed in gun case, linked to fatal Everett shooting

EVERETT — Police believe they’ve identified the gunman in a Dec. 20 fatal shooting in Everett.

Date: 12/28/2015 | Local News

27 Americans were shot and killed on Christmas day

In a grim reminder that violence in America never takes a holiday, 27 people were killed and 63 injured in shooting incidents on Christmas Day this year, according to the Gun Violence Archive. This tally does not include people who shot themselves in suicide.

Date: 12/28/2015 | Nation & World

Gacy probe clears unrelated case of Tacoma man’s missing brother

CHICAGO — His task was to solve a cruel mystery decades after a serial killer’s death.

Date: 12/26/2015 | Northwest

Rockport man gets more than 18 years for killing girlfriend

MOUNT VERNON — A 73-year-old Rockport man has been sentenced to 18 years and four months in prison for killing his girlfriend.

Date: 12/25/2015 | Northwest

2 teens connected to fatal shooting charged as adults

EVERETT — Two Snohomish County teens now are facing murder charges in adult court in connection with a Dec. 12 gang-related shooting south of Everett.

Date: 12/23/2015 | Local News

Everett police search for clues in fatal shooting at Colby Ave. house

EVERETT — Detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred late Sunday night in a home near a busy Everett intersection.

Date: 12/21/2015 | Local News

Man charged in drive-by shooting that killed toddler in Kent

KENT — King County prosecutors have charged a 25-year-old man with second-degree murder in connection with a drive-by shooting that killed a 1-year-old girl.

Date: 12/21/2015 | Northwest

Las Vegas sidewalk crash suspect had lived in WA; 1 victim from WA

LAS VEGAS — Court records show that the woman suspected of crashing into pedestrians on the Las Vegas Strip changed her name less than two months ago.

Date: 12/21/2015 | Northwest

Police ID victims of Portland motorcycle club shooting

PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland police have released the names of the man killed and two injured in a shooting at a Portland motorcycle club this weekend.

Date: 12/20/2015 | Northwest

Blacks worry more than whites about gun violence

WASHINGTON — The gun control debate often plays out in monolithic fashion in this country. The traditional understanding is that there's one overarching problem — gun violence — that can be addressed by a more or less uniform set of solutions: better background checks,...

Date: 12/20/2015 | Nation & World

Everett man, 19, charged with first-degree murder of boy, 17

EVERETT — An Everett man is now charged with a Dec. 12 gang-related shooting south of Everett that ended a 17-year-old’s life.

Date: 12/19/2015 | Local News

DuPont man convicted of murder for beating infant to death

TACOMA, Wash. — Pierce County prosecutors said a jury has convicted a DuPont man of second-degree murder for beating his 2-month-old daughter to death.Prosecutors said in a news release that a jury convicted 32-year-old Dwayne Patrick Cowart Thursday for the death at his home.

Date: 12/18/2015 | Northwest

Pullman man sentenced to 20 years for killing father

COLFAX — A Pullman man has been sentenced to more than 20 years in prison for beating his father to death earlier this year.24-year-old Erik Luden was sentenced Friday to 244 months in prison for the death of 58-year-old Virgil Luden of Sammamish, Washington, on May 30.

Date: 12/18/2015 | Northwest

Woman facing murder charge in death of Lake Tapps man

TACOMA — A woman charged with murder in the shooting death of a Lake Tapps man who investigators say was her love interest has been ordered to undergo a mental health evaluation.

Date: 12/18/2015 | Northwest

Guns now kill as many people as cars in U.S.

WASHINGTON — For the first time in more than 60 years, firearms and automobiles are killing Americans at an identical rate, according to new mortality data released this month by the CDC. In 2014, the age-adjusted death rate for both firearms (including homicides, suicides and accidental deaths)...

Date: 12/18/2015 | Nation & World

California massacre gun buyer charged with terrorism

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — The man who bought the assault rifles his friend used in the San Bernardino massacre was charged Thursday with a terrorism-related charge alleging he plotted earlier attacks at a college they attended and on a congested freeway.

Date: 12/17/2015 | Nation & World

2 more arrested in gang-related killing of teen near Everett

EVERETT — Two more arrests were made early Thursday in what detectives describe as the gang-related killing of an Everett-area teen.

Date: 12/17/2015 | Sirens

Gang rivalry linked to fatal shooting of teen near Everett

EVERETT — Saturday's shooting in south Everett that ended the life of a 17-year-old appears motivated by a gang rivalry, according to court documents released Tuesday.There's also evidence suggesting that gang members may try to seek revenge for Anthony Camacho's...

Date: 12/16/2015 | Local News

Man arrested in Bremerton after grandfather’s violent death

BREMERTON — Kitsap County sheriff’s deputies have arrested a 21-year-old man in connection with the violent death of his grandfather.

Date: 12/15/2015 | Northwest

Life in prison for Umatilla man who killed 3 Pasco people

KENNEWICK — A Umatilla man will spend life in prison for killing three Pasco people in a cornfield in August 2014.

Date: 12/15/2015 | Northwest

Arlington man admits guilt in shooting death of young mother

EVERETT — An Arlington man admitted Monday that he is responsible for killing Jessica Jones, a young mother who grew up in Marysville and on the Tulalip Indian Reservation.Jones was shot in the head April 8, 2014, during an argument with her boyfriend, Daniel Rinker.

Date: 12/15/2015 | Local News

Coroner: Kennewick man likely killed wife, daughter, self

KENNEWICK — The Benton County Coroner says it appears a Kennewick man shot to death his wife, their daughter with developmental disabilities and then killed himself.

Date: 12/14/2015 | Northwest

19-year-old arrested after weekend homicide near Everett

EVERETT — A young felon who was forbidden from owning firearms was arrested Monday in connection with Saturday’s fatal shooting of a 17-year-old Everett boy.

Date: 12/14/2015 | Local News

Censor or die: The death of Mexican news in the age of drug cartels

REYNOSA, Mexico - As deadline descended on El Mañana’s newsroom and reporters rushed to file their stories, someone in the employ of a local drug cartel called with a demand from his crime boss.

Date: 12/12/2015 | Nation & World

Seattle man charged with murder of 14-year-old niece

SEATTLE — A Seattle man has been charged with murder in the death of his 14-year-old niece.KOMO-TV reported 24-year-old Si Phu was charged with first-degree murder Friday.

Date: 12/11/2015 | Northwest

The goodness in the world

Annual breakfast to honor those who reached out in times of crisis

Date: 12/10/2015 | Local News

$2 million bail set for man accused of killing niece

SEATTLE — Bail has been set at $2 million for a Seattle man suspected of fatally shooting his 14-year-old niece.The Seattle Times reported that Si Phu, 24, was ordered held for investigation of first-degree murder Wednesday. Police arrested him Tuesday, ending a two-day manhunt.

Date: 12/09/2015 | Northwest

Woman fatally shot in Puyallup; friend arrested

PUYALLUP — Police say a woman has been fatally shot at a Puyallup home.The News Tribune reported that Sabrena Defreece, 18, was shot Tuesday morning at a friend’s home while listening to music.

Date: 12/08/2015 | Northwest

14-year-old Seattle girl identified as victim of shooting death

SEATTLE — Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting in South Seattle on Sunday as a 14-year-old girl.KOMO-TV reported family members identified the girl as Christy Phu.Detectives say they’re looking for a 24-year-old male relative, Si Phu, in connection with the shooting.

Date: 12/07/2015 | Northwest

Man charged, bail set at $2 million, in Fife double homicide

TACOMA — Prosecutors have charged a 22-year-old man with murder in the shooting deaths of a woman and man at a Fife home.Pierce County prosecutors said in a news release Monday they charged Brett Ashdon Dollens with two counts of first-degree murder. Dollens pleaded not guilty to the crimes.

Date: 12/07/2015 | Northwest

Man, woman found fatally shot near Fife, suspect arrested

FIFE — Authorities say a man and woman in their 20s were found shot to death in a home near Fife.Pierce County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Ed Troyer says authorities responded to a 911 call from friends who had gone to the couple’s home and saw their bodies inside Thursday.

Date: 12/05/2015 | Northwest

Vehicular homicide charges for teen

EVERETT — A Sultan teenager was charged Friday with vehicular homicide and prosecutors allege he was under the influence of drugs when he lost control of his car and drove off U.S. 2.

Date: 12/05/2015 | Local News

Everett man arrested, accused of raping and killing roommate

EVERETT — An Everett man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of raping and murdering his roommate.

Date: 12/04/2015 | Local News

California gunman was in touch with extremists

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — California gunman Syed Rizwan Farook had been in contact with known Islamic extremists on social media, a U.S. intelligence official said Thursday, and police said he and his wife had enough bullets and bombs to slaughter hundreds when they launched their...

Date: 12/04/2015 | Nation & World

Attackers in mass shooting had thousands of bullets

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — The husband-and-wife attackers who slaughtered 14 people at an employee banquet fired as many as 75 rifle rounds in the assault, left behind three rigged-together pipe bombs with a remote-control device that apparently malfunctioned, and had over 1,600...

Date: 12/03/2015 | Nation & World

Pasco man sentenced to prison in fatal hit-and-run

PASCO — A man charged with vehicular homicide in a hit-and-run crash that killed a Pasco father of two has been sentenced to 8 1/2 years in prison.

Date: 12/01/2015 | Northwest

Man arrested in fatal stabbing of Key Peninsula woman

TACOMA — Pierce County Sheriff’s Deputies say they’ve arrested a man for the fatal stabbing of a woman in her home in July.KCPQ-TV reported that the 32-year-old suspect has been booked into Pierce County Jail on suspicion of first-degree murder.

Date: 12/01/2015 | Northwest

Woman accused of fatal shooting in Yakima to appear in court

YAKIMA — A homeless woman accused of fatally shooting another woman in Yakima County is scheduled to make an appearance in Yakima County Superior Court.

Date: 11/30/2015 | Northwest

Man convicted of killing judge in 1974 seeks DNA testing

PASCO — A man convicted of killing a Superior Court judge with a pipe bomb in 1974 is asking a court to allow DNA testing on evidence from his case.The Tri-City Herald reported that attorneys with the Innocence Project Northwest are representing Ricky Anthony Young.

Date: 11/30/2015 | Northwest

Pennsylvania officer shot, killed during call; suspect charged

NEW FLORENCE, Pa. — A man suspected of fatally shooting a police officer who responded to a domestic dispute was charged with homicide Sunday.Online court records show Ray Shetler Jr. was charged with one count of criminal homicide and was awaiting arraignment Sunday afternoon.

Date: 11/29/2015 | Nation & World

‘No more baby parts’: Reclusive suspect’s words draw focus

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Robert Lewis Dear told authorities “no more baby parts” after being arrested for the shooting of a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic, according to a law enforcement official, part of a rambling statement that investigators are parsing to understand the reasoning behind an...

Date: 11/29/2015 | Nation & World

Everett man accused of hit-and-run fatality

EVERETT — Prosecutors recently charged an Everett man with vehicular homicide in connection with the death of a bicyclist earlier this month.

Date: 11/29/2015 | Local News

Police release photo of woman sought in Vancouver man’s killing

VANCOUVER, Wash. — Police have released the name of a man killed inside a Vancouver coin shop, and they’re asking for help identifying the suspect.

Date: 11/27/2015 | Northwest

Oregon court upholds 4th death sentence for man in 1987 slayings

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Supreme Court on Friday upheld the fourth death sentence of Randy Lee Guzek for the 1987 killing of a couple near Bend.

Date: 11/27/2015 | Northwest

Woman sought in Yakima death arrested in Oregon

HILLSBORO, Ore. — A homeless woman wanted in a fatal shooting in Washington state has been arrested in North Plains, Oregon.

Date: 11/24/2015 | Northwest

Jury finds Umatilla man guilty in Pasco triple-murder case

KENNEWICK — A jury has found a Umatilla man guilty in the deaths of three Pasco people in a cornfield in August 2014.

Date: 11/23/2015 | Northwest

From Pearl Harbor to Paris, we’ve seen these tragedies before

On that terrible Friday the 13th, when ISIS attackers murdered at least 129 people in Paris, I tried not to watch. Instead of going home to a night of cable news, I went to Seattle to hear a musician friend play a live...

Date: 11/22/2015 | Julie Muhlstein

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