Man drowns attempting to rescue pet pig from Wenatchee River

The pig survived, but its devoted owner struggled to stay afloat.

  • Jul 9, 2019

Dead gray whale found floating in Budd Inlet near Olympia

Cascadia Research said the whale was extremely emaciated due to malnutrition.

  • Jul 9, 2019

Bend Bulletin must fire employees before paper is sold

Rhode Island Suburban Newspapers is buying the Eastern Oregon newpaper for more than $2 million.

  • Jul 9, 2019

New orca calf born in May confirmed to be female

Scientists believe the whale was born in late May. They have designated her J56.

  • Jul 7, 2019

Program inspires high schoolers to explore health sciences

Students came to Spokane for a weeklong camp called the Dare to Dream Health Sciences Academy.

  • Jul 7, 2019

Man dies after early morning shooting in Seattle

Officers responded to reports of shots fired in the Belltown neighborhood just before 2 a.m. Sunday.

  • Jul 7, 2019

Man arrested in mobile home fire that killed 4

The bodies were found inside a trailer at a mobile home park in Port Angeles.

  • Jul 7, 2019

Man arrested in Oregon in death of original Mouseketeer

Dennis Day, 76, was a founding member of the Mickey Mouse Club for two seasons in the 1950s.

  • Jul 6, 2019

Southern resident orcas spotted in home waters off San Juan Island

This was the first summer since observations have been kept that the whales were not seen at all in June.

  • Jul 6, 2019

Maria Cantwell will vote against Trump’s nominee to lead FAA

Stephen Dickson faces criticism about his tenure at Delta Air Lines during a whistleblower lawsuit.

Alaska’s largest city sets high-temperature record

Anchorage climbed to 90 degrees for the first time at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Deficit-hawk governor pushes alma mater to financial brink

Alaska’s Michael Dunleavy vetoed $130 million for the University of Alaska system, a nearly 41% decline.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Feds cite Seattle Children’s Hospital for deadly mold problem

A report lists more than two dozen violations of federal regulations and hospital policy.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Senators Cantwell and Murray want more staffing at Sea-Tac

When a new facility opens, the airport will have twice as many international arrival gates.

Police shoot, kill man at fireworks show in Paulsbo

Police said they received reports that he was threatening people.

  • Jul 4, 2019

Sentencing delayed for woman convicted in overdose death

Had pleaded guilty in May to controlled substance homicide.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Family of Seattle woman killed in Las Vegas sues gun makers

Carrie Parsons was one of 58 people who died when a gunman opened fire on a crowd in 2017.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Drug-related deaths continue to climb in King County

415 King County residents died from drug or alcohol use in 2018 — up from 379 in 2017.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Police shoot, injure woman who had knife in Tacoma

Authorities did not provide the name of the woman, who is in her 50s.

  • Jul 3, 2019

There are 51 ways the state will take more of your money

Got a robot? Do you vape? Are you riding the ferry?