Portland (and Trump) awaits right-wing rally, counter protests

Militias, white nationalists and neo-Nazis are expected to clash with anti-fascists during the rally.

  • Aug 17, 2019


Spokane woman breaks jaw in Lime scooter accident

Lime said it fixed a bug that “under rare circumstances could cause sudden excessive braking.”

  • Aug 17, 2019


Arrests precede major demonstrations in Portland, Oregon

Patriot Prayer’s Joey Gibson is urging his right-wing followers to “show up one hundred-fold” in response.

  • Aug 16, 2019


Seattle Children’s Hospital fixes cause of mold infections

14 operating rooms had closed after Aspergillus mold sickened patients and resulted in one death.

  • Aug 15, 2019

Emails: Spokane lawmaker tied to group training for holy war

Rep. Matt Shea, a Republican, had a “Team Rugged” video posted on his public Facebook page.

  • Aug 15, 2019

Washington justices reject challenges to 3 strikes law

Defendants say the sentence is unconstitutional if one of their crimes was committed as a young adult.

  • Aug 15, 2019

Washington leads 13-state legal challenge to immigration rule

Attorney General Bob Ferguson called the law “un-American, anti-immigrant and unlawful.”

  • Aug 15, 2019

Both orca babies alive, all 3 southern resident pods spotted

The whales had an unprecedented two-month absence from their summer habitat in the inner Salish Sea.

  • Aug 14, 2019

Feds: Capital One suspect may have hacked 30-plus companies

Investigators are still working to identify the affected organizations.

  • Aug 14, 2019

Portland braces for far-right rally, counterprotest

“It’s Portlandia, and in the public mind it represents everything these (far-right) groups are against.”

  • Aug 13, 2019

Sage grouse numbers continue to drop in Idaho

Idaho Gov. Brad Little said more information is needed before sounding any alarms.

  • Aug 12, 2019

3 mobile homes destroyed by mudslide in Wenatchee

Residents, including children, were rescued from one home and were uninjured.

  • Aug 12, 2019

Fall mushroom season starts early in Northwest

Edible wild mushrooms are now flooding wholesale markets.

  • Aug 11, 2019

Scientists warn of too many pink salmon in North Pacific

Comprise nearly 70 percent of what’s now the largest number of salmon populating the North Pacific.

  • Aug 11, 2019

Retiring FBI agent meets the baby boy he rescued 22 years ago

The man, now a U.S. Marine Corps Corporal, was kidnapped as an infant from a Lakewood hospital.

Spokane police investigating rumors of neo-Nazi ‘hate camp’

The secretive network has the explicit goal of plotting and training for terrorist attacks.

  • Aug 10, 2019

Glacier water flow on Mount Rainier damages road, trail

Geologists say similar glacier bursts could occur in the coming weeks or months.

  • Aug 9, 2019

Lawsuit settlement: More rights for psychiatric patients

Patients who were found not guilty by reason of insanity had lost many of their freedoms.

  • Aug 8, 2019

Wildfire on Colville Indian Reservation leads to evacuations

Air quality in the region is among the worst in the nation, according to the EPA.

  • Aug 8, 2019

Washington State Troopers sue Ford over carbon monoxide

The lawsuit says Explorer model years 2011 - 2018 have an exhaust fume defect.

  • Aug 8, 2019