SNOHOMISH — Nine months later, the arsonists haven’t been caught.
Date: 11/27/2015 | Local News
SEATTLE — Police have arrested a 22-year-old man in connection with a series of fires set in West Seattle.Seattle Police said Friday they arrested the man Thursday night at a bar in West Seattle after searching his home and finding evidence linking him to four fires.
Date: 11/06/2015 | Northwest
MARYSVILLE — The city of Marysville has entered into a contract to buy the old Welco Lumber mill site adjacent to I-5 on the Ebey Slough waterfront.A joint appraisal put the value of the property at $2.78 million, although the city is evaluating and testing the soil on...
Date: 10/27/2015 | Local News
When neighbor’s home was on fire, Kaiden, 17, didn’t hesitate
Date: 10/08/2015 | Local News
PULLMAN — Planned Parenthood officials will open a temporary health center while they rebuild their clinic damaged by arson earlier this month.KXLY TV reported that Planned Parenthood of Greater Washington and North Idaho will open in a temporary facility in Pullman on Oct. 12.
Date: 09/29/2015 | Northwest
LAKE STEVENS — A teenager crawled into his neighbor's burning mobile home and pulled her to safety despite her protests.The woman told the boy to leave her alone but the 16-year-old knocked a gas can out of her hands and dragged the distraught woman outside. Other...
Date: 09/26/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — A former Lynnwood man has been sentenced to two years in prison for torching his family’s failing restaurant in 2012.Daniel Villegas-Loeza couldn’t hold back the tears last week as he tried to explain why he started the fire at Taqueria La Mexicana on Highway 99.
Date: 09/21/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — James White smiled as a Snohomish County Superior Court judge warned him to stay away from his neighbors.Judge Janice Ellis was telling White, 44, that the fire he started could have...
Date: 09/14/2015 | Local News
RIDGEFIELD — A 57-year-old man was arrested Wednesday afternoon for reportedly walking along I-5 near Ridgefield and starting grass fires.
Date: 08/26/2015 | Northwest
BELLINGHAM — A Bellingham woman is going to prison and undergoing a mental health evaluation as part of her sentence in an arson case.
Date: 08/24/2015 | Northwest
PASCO — Investigators say one suspect may be responsible for more than 50 suspicious fires that have broken out this summer in alleys around Pasco.
Date: 08/16/2015 | Northwest
SNOHOMISH — When James White’s neighbors didn’t answer their door he allegedly tried to set the couple’s trailer on fire, prosecutors say in new court papers.
Date: 08/15/2015 | Local News
PHILADELPHIA — A former Philadelphia union boss was sentenced Monday to more than 19 years in prison for overseeing violence, vandalism and intimidation at nonunion work sites, including a Quaker meetinghouse.
Date: 07/20/2015 | Business Wire
PASCO — Officials in Pasco are investigating more than a dozen blazes that were intentionally set around the city in recent weeks.The Tri-City Herald reported that the latest fires broke out early Monday.
Date: 07/14/2015 | Northwest
SPOKANE — A man has pleaded guilty to setting fire to a marijuana business in Spokane Valley last fall in what investigators are calling an insurance scam attempt.
Date: 07/14/2015 | Northwest
EVERETT — A string of brush fires along I-5 on June 30 remains under investigation.The cause of the fires, more than eight of them, has not been determined, the Snohomish County Fire Marshal’s Office reported Friday.
Date: 07/10/2015 | Sirens
Calls to 911 dispatchers hit record Saturday
Date: 07/07/2015 | Local News
GREELEYVILLE, S.C. — As social media buzzed about church fires in the South, investigators announced Thursday that weather caused a destructive blaze at a predominantly black church in South Carolina.The State Law Enforcement Division said investigators found no...
Date: 07/03/2015 | Nation & World
GREELEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — As investigators probe church fires including the blaze that destroyed a rural black church targeted by the Ku Klux Klan 20 years ago, the question is spreading through social media: #WhoIsBurningBlackChurches?
Date: 07/02/2015 | Nation & World
MARYSVILLE — Investigators into Tuesday’s series of arsons along I-5 are looking for tips.The fires, set in stretches of dry grass in the early afternoon, snarled traffic and kept firefighters scrambling from Everett north past the Snohomish County line.
Date: 07/01/2015 | Local News
String of blazes stretched from Everett to Skagit County (gallery)
Date: 06/30/2015 | Local News
JERUSALEM — Vandals set fire Thursday to a church marking the site where worshipers believe Jesus performed his bread-and-fish miracle, in an attack that police are investigating as a possible hate crime.
Date: 06/18/2015 | Nation & World
ROSEBURG, Ore. — A Roseburg man involved in the 2012 killing of his grandfather pleaded no contest to aggravated murder.
Date: 05/12/2015 | Northwest
BELLINGHAM — Whatcom County prosecutors say a 38-year-old woman was drunk when she allegedly lit her house on fire while her 12-year-old daughter was sleeping inside.
Date: 05/10/2015 | Northwest
BELLINGHAM — A 38-year-old woman is facing charges after investigators watched her set fire to her home while her 12-year-old daughter slept inside.The Bellingham Herald reported that Casey A. Evans was booked into Whatcom County Jail Wednesday on suspicion of arson.
Date: 05/07/2015 | Northwest
SEATTLE — A Washington appeals court has ruled Seattle arsonist Martin Pang must pay back nearly $1 million in restitution and costs associated with the deadly 1995 fire that killed four Seattle firefighters.
Date: 04/14/2015 | Northwest
BELLEVUE — King County prosecutors have charged a 30-year-old man with first-degree murder and first-degree arson in the March 31 stabbing death of a 37-year-old woman in Bellevue.
Date: 04/07/2015 | Northwest
LAKE GOODWIN — Investigators believe a fire that destroyed a house near Lake Goodwin last month was intentionally set.An arson investigation is ongoing, according to the Snohomish County Fire Marshal’s Office.
Date: 04/07/2015 | Local News
SNOHOMISH — Work was being completed here Tuesday after two dugouts were destroyed by arson at Glacier Peak High School in February.
Date: 04/01/2015 | Local News
SHELTON — The Mason County sheriff’s office says a fire was apparently set at a Shelton property early Tuesday in an attempt to cover up a burglary.
Date: 02/17/2015 | Northwest
SNOHOMISH — Two intentionally set fires destroyed both dugouts along with equipment used by the Glacier Peak High School girls’ fast pitch softball team.
Date: 02/17/2015 | Local News
PASCO — Two people were sentenced to three months in jail Tuesday for burning haystacks in Franklin County.Eli J. Johnson, 25, and Nicole Monk, 31, both of Eltopia, pleaded guilty to arson.
Date: 01/14/2015 | Northwest
BERLIN — Police in Germany have detained two men suspected of an arson attack early Sunday against a newspaper that republished the cartoons of French weekly Charlie Hebdo.
Date: 01/11/2015 | Nation & World
VANCOUVER, Wash. — A Vancouver teen who set off fireworks that destroyed a home was sentenced Thursday to 60 days in jail and ordered to pay $256,000 in restitution.
Date: 01/09/2015 | Northwest
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — An Idaho Falls man police say set fire to the home of an attorney who represented his former wife in a divorce case has been charged with first-degree arson.
Date: 01/09/2015 | Northwest
SEATTLE — A Seattle Fire Department spokesman says a Molotov cocktail hurled at a grocery store in the Greenwood neighborhood on Monday night hit a brick wall and set a nearby bush on fire. Fire spokesman Kyle Moore says there was no other damage.
Date: 01/06/2015 | Northwest
LYNNWOOD — David Morgan's car was packed. There were clothes, family photographs, a wedding album and last year's income tax return. It appeared as if someone was moving.Investigators found his car the same night firefighters found his ex-wife in his garage. She was...
Date: 12/06/2014 | Local News