Identifying the ‘real’ D.B. Cooper: A former Boeing employee

He’s a 92-year-old Californian who’s been on the FBI’s radar, says a man who studies the case.

  • Aug 16, 2018

Kitsap correctional officer shoots his own leg at training

Police say the injury is not considered life-threatening.

  • Aug 16, 2018

The smog is clearing, but the reprieve might be temporary

Officials warn that dangerous smoke from hundreds of Northwest wildfires could return next week.

British Columbia declares state of emergency over wildfires

The Canadian province of British Columbia has declared a state of emergency due to hundreds of wildfires burning across… Continue reading

  • Aug 16, 2018

Shipwreck from only WWII battle in N America found off Alaska

There are no plans to raise the stern because the site is considered a war grave.

  • Aug 15, 2018

San Juan Island woman sentenced to 13 months for child rape

The defendant’s parents said alcohol and cocaine had impaired their daughter’s judgment.

4 killed in Oregon crash were from Tacoma, 3 from Olympia

All seven were related. The other driver, also killed, was reportedly from Oregon.

  • Aug 15, 2018

29-year-old woman dies from heart attack hiking in Olympics

She collapsed, then regained consciousness, then went into cardiac arrest. Park rangers were there.

Missing Ohio hiker found alive on flank of Mount St. Helens

He was last seen by his friends on Aug. 9, when he borrowed a car and headed to the Blue Lake Trail.

  • Aug 15, 2018

Bremerton sewage spill prompts a no-contact advisory

80,000 gallons of sewage from Naval Base Kitsap spilled over a two-week period.

  • Aug 15, 2018

Lawsuit: Ex-Bellevue College dean raped assistant for years

Her attorney said the woman has intellectual delays that made it easier for the man to manipulate her.

  • Aug 15, 2018

Burien boy, 14, killed by friend as they played with gun

First responders took the 14-year-oldto Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, where he died.

  • Aug 15, 2018

Family feared that man killed at Idaho bank would ‘escalate’

The ex-employee started shooting as he entered the building, but was shot dead by a security guard.

  • Aug 15, 2018

Restoration of Oregon river aims to help trout

Deep Creek is perhaps best known as a genetic stronghold for redband trout.

  • Aug 15, 2018

Teen arrested in fatal shooting near West Seattle bus stop

Police have arrested a 16-year-old boy in connection with the fatal shooting of a man near a bus stop in West… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2018

Prosecutors consider charges after teen pushed from bridge

Police say they’ve finished an investigation into an incident in which a 16-year-old girl was hurt when she was pushed… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2018

Police investigating death at Seattle homeless encampment

Police say detectives are investigating after a man was found dead in a small homeless encampment underneath I-5 in Seattle. The… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2018

Pilot fighting northeast Washington wildfire survives crash

Authorities say a pilot who was fighting a wildfire in northeast Washington has survived a plane crash. A post on the… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2018

Court: Ex-federal immigration lawyer can be sued for forgery

Forged a document purported to show that an Mexican immigrant had voluntarily agreed to be deported.

  • Aug 14, 2018

Lawmaker fired from CWU after misconduct investigation

The political science professor at the school since 2003 can appeal the decision.

  • Aug 14, 2018