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?

Tanker overturns near Centralia spilling oil; driver arrested

The Washington Patrol says all northbound lanes could be closed through Thursday morning.

  • Jul 3, 2019

1 dead, 5 infected by mold at Seattle Children’s Hospital

Aspergillus mold has forced the medical center to close all of its main operating rooms.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Washington state finds schools unsuited for earthquakes

Included in the assessment were school buildings in Darrington, Marysville and South Whidbey.

  • Jul 2, 2019

Wildlife officials cheer rat death on remote Alaska island

St. Paul Island is a known breeding habitat for millions of seabirds, including rare migratory species.

  • Jul 2, 2019

Trial delayed for man accused of pointing laser at helicopter

At least 4 cases of aircraft being hit by laser strikes in the Pacific Northwest have gone unsolved.

  • Jul 2, 2019

Wife of Mark Rypien requests his release after DV arrest

The former Super Bowl MVP, now 56, has said he believes he has chronic traumatic encephalopathy.

  • Jul 2, 2019

Police seek help finding 3 suspects from Portland protests

Wanted on suspicion of assault and robbery for actions during the June 29 rallies.

  • Jul 1, 2019

Seattle beach reopens after sewage overflow

Water tests Monday showed that the water is once again safe for contact.

  • Jul 1, 2019

Oregon governor ready to take lead on divisive climate plan

Follows a nine-day Republican walkout that derailed landmark climate legislation.

  • Jul 1, 2019

King, Pierce counties announce burn bans

All burning permits also are suspended until further notice.

  • Jul 1, 2019

Where’s the next Sea-Tac? Aviation here is expected to soar

A new study predicts demand for airline service in the Puget Sound region will double by 2050.