Idaho woman has decades-old 50-pound tumor removed

She thought her weight gain was due to aging until the growth began to cut off her brain’s blood supply.

  • Jan 16, 2019

Seattle US Attorney Annette Hayes stepping down

She will make way for her successor, Brian Moran.

  • Jan 16, 2019

Eyman’s $30 car-tab initiative headed to Legislature

The measure would stifle Sound Transit, which relies on the fees to fund light rail and bus service.

  • Jan 16, 2019

Skagit airport hangars damaged beyond repair

A storm, which some port staff speculated was a microburst, hit the structures Jan. 6

Apparent homicide-suicide: 3 found dead in Sammamish home

It wasn’t immediately clear which of the three was believed to be the killer.

  • Jan 16, 2019

Washington governor highlights climate in State of the State

Jay Inslee also urged action in the areas of mental health care, orca preservation and education.

  • Jan 15, 2019

House concealed-guns policy keeps lieutenant governor away

Normally, Cyrus Habib would preside over an annual joint session. But he said he felt vulnerable.

Rodeo Alaska cow evades capture wandering Anchorage trails

Besty “busted out” of a pen before participating in junior events at the Father’s Day Rodeo.

  • Jan 15, 2019

Native American voting rights act would allow ‘unmarked homes’

An address could be a narrative description of the location of the individual’s residence.

  • Jan 15, 2019

Alaska Airlines to add thousands of jobs in state this year

The carrier has hired its 10,000th employee in Washington and said it will hire some 3,000 more.

Several boats damaged in Seattle marina fire

A 59-year-old man was transported to Harborview with minor burn injuries.

  • Jan 14, 2019

Police: Man who died pointed gun at motorcycle club guards

Incident happened early Sunday when the guards found a gunduring a pat-down of another man.

  • Jan 14, 2019

Man, 21, found shot to death on Richland sidewalk

Police say the shooting doesn’t appear to be random.

  • Jan 14, 2019

Man hit and killed by train in Mount Vernon

When the horn sounded, the man did not move out of the way and the train was unable to avoid him.

  • Jan 14, 2019

Reichert joins lobbying firm to fight human trafficking

The former 8th District congressman will work for Gordon Thomas Honeywell Governmental Affairs.

  • Jan 14, 2019
Tim Hitchens pulls in a fish while fishing from a pier in the Gulf of Mexico, the morning after Tropical Storm Gordon made landfall nearby, in Biloxi, Mississippi, on Sept. 18. The rules that govern recreational marine fishing in the U.S. will get an overhaul because of a new law passed by in December. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

Recreational fishing rules to be overhauled under new law

Supporters say the change will boost an industry that contributes billions to the economy.

  • Jan 14, 2019
Tim Hitchens pulls in a fish while fishing from a pier in the Gulf of Mexico, the morning after Tropical Storm Gordon made landfall nearby, in Biloxi, Mississippi, on Sept. 18. The rules that govern recreational marine fishing in the U.S. will get an overhaul because of a new law passed by in December. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

Senator under misconduct probe resigns, majority leader says

Kevin Ranker sent a letter to Gov. Inslee’s office saying that he was resigning “with a heavy heart.”

  • Jan 14, 2019

U.S. Supreme Court denies appeal from former Spokane chief

Ex-chief alleged due process violations in his ouster from the city.

  • Jan 14, 2019

Composer celebrates Malheur Refuge

The occupation, he felt, had tainted one of Oregon’s most beautiful spots.

  • Jan 13, 2019

1 man dead in early morning shooting at Tacoma club

Police found one man injured with a gunshot wound and another man dead at the scene.

  • Jan 13, 2019