More state patrol troopers file carbon monoxide claims

The officers say officials knew about the risk of poisoning from exhaust systems in their patrol cars.

  • Oct 13, 2018

Remains of Bellingham snowboarders missing since 2017 found

Their cause of death was listed as undetermined.

  • Oct 12, 2018

Congress approves bill requiring build of tribal village

Yakama, Nez Perce, Umatilla and Warm Springs tribes were affected by the construction of 3 dams.

  • Oct 12, 2018

Social worker for Yates’ victims supports end of death penalty

She said she’s glad he “gets to sit in one small, miserable cell for the rest of his life.”

  • Oct 12, 2018

Panel to finalize Longview coal terminal recommendations

Environmentalists, tribes and others have opposed the project.

  • Oct 12, 2018

2 people shot to death in vehicle just south of Seattle

A major crimes unit is investigating incident in residential area.

  • Oct 11, 2018

University of Oregon aims for another billion in fundraising

The new fundraising goal raises the target from $2 billion to $3 billion.

  • Oct 11, 2018

Federal court won’t reopen case of captive orca Lolita

The orca has been Seaquarium’s star attraction since she was captured in Puget Sound in 1970.

  • Oct 11, 2018

Driver, 22, charged in crash that killed 4 passengers

Jesse Tenorio faces four counts of vehicular homicide for crash early Sunday in Tukwila.

  • Oct 11, 2018

Man who killed Monroe prison guard removed from death row

Byron Scherf, who murdered Jayme Biendl, is one of eight men who were on death row in Walla Walla.

  • Oct 11, 2018

Dems try to flip Washington’s 8th District for the first time

Dr. Kim Schrier is challenging Dino Rossi in the congressional district east of Seattle.

Black Diamond woman, 78, killed in Nevada rollover

A preliminary investigation indicates she failed to negotiate a left curve in the road.

  • Oct 11, 2018

State Supreme Court ends ‘racially biased’ death penalty

Death row inmates, including one who killed a correctional officer in Monroe, will now serve life terms.

  • Oct 11, 2018

Debated: I-1634 would ban local taxes on grocery items

We invited proponents and opponents to argue their cases before we recommend a yes or no vote.

More than 100 pot shops set to open as Canada legalizes weed

On Oct. 17, Canada becomes the second and largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace.

  • Oct 10, 2018

After backlash, Amazon to boost pay for longtime workers

When the company raised its minimum wage to $15, it cut monthly bonuses and chances to own stock.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Democrats hope to retain narrow margin of control in Olympia

All 98 seats in the state House are up for election, and voters will decide 25 of the Senate’s 49 seats.

ICYMI, here’s a replay of the Senate candidates’ debate

Democratic U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell and Republican challenger Susan Hutchison faced off at PLU.

Spokane spending $450K to attract Seattle businesses

The Lilac City is dangling its shorter commute times and cheaper cost of living.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Whitefish Energy gets US contracts after Puerto Rico ouster

Records show that Whitefish won a job to perform electrical work at three fish hatcheries in Washington.

  • Oct 9, 2018