State police returning to Portland following deadly shooting

Patriot Prayer founder Joey Gibson identified the victim as Aaron “Jay” Danielson.

  • Aug 31, 2020

Boeing, Costco commit millions to social justice programs

Combined the companies are set to invest over $35 million to iniatives in a pair of big-dollar moves.

  • Aug 29, 2020

Concrete wall goes up around Seattle police precinct

The barrier wraps around the precinct in the Capitol Hill neighborhood.

  • Aug 29, 2020

Father of man killed in Seattle protest zone files $3B claim

Horace Lorenzo Anderson, 19, was shot June 20 near the Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) zone.

  • Aug 28, 2020

Court: Portland crowd control covers journalists, observers

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals temporarily lifted a lower court’s injunction on use of force.

  • Aug 28, 2020

Alaska man charged with arson for Seattle protest fire

The 19-year-old allegedly set a fire at the city’s East Precinct police building on Monday.

  • Aug 28, 2020

State continues to see decline in new, total jobless claims

The number of new claims last week — 18,389 — was down 16.2% from the previous week.

  • Aug 27, 2020

Boeing Max breakthrough has key Europe tests set for Canada

The move gets around health-related U.S. travel restrictions.

ACLU sues over Homeland Security action in Portland protests

The lawsuit also alleges that the acting director of the department was improperly appointed.

  • Aug 26, 2020

Secretary of state issues new postage rule for ballots

County officials must use first-class mail when sending ballots to voters within 15 days of Election Day.

  • Aug 26, 2020

Seattle officer on leave over comments, conduct at protest

“They pay me like 200-grand a year to babysit … these knuckleheads,” the officer allegedly said.

  • Aug 26, 2020

King County Council reverses course on Juneteenth holiday

The paid day off to celebrate the announcement that slaves were free would cost $4.8 million a year.

  • Aug 25, 2020

Bremerton hospital reports outbreak of 45 cases of COVID-19

30 staff members and 15 patients have been infected.

Northwest Briefly: 11 people rescued after 2 boats crash

The vessels sank near Astoria, Oregon, but everybody was rescued, the Coast Guard said.

  • Aug 24, 2020
Portland protests continued as a group of several hundred gather outside the Portland Police Bureau North Precinct on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020. (Mark Graves/The Oregonian via AP)

Portland police tear gas protesters attacking station

Some protesters lit a dumpster on fire and used it as a shield as they approached the precinct station, police said.

  • Aug 24, 2020
Portland protests continued as a group of several hundred gather outside the Portland Police Bureau North Precinct on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020. (Mark Graves/The Oregonian via AP)

Kent police officer pleads not guilty to murder charge

Jeff Nelson is accused of fatally shooting an unarmed man suspected of disorderly conduct.

  • Aug 24, 2020

Common dolphin seen splashing around Whidbey’s Penn Cove

A couple of pods came up to Washington in the summer of 2016 and one pod decided to stay.

Loss of college football games a blow for Pullman businesses

Many depend on visitors attracted by football games, graduation and other special events.

  • Aug 23, 2020

Dueling demonstrations turn violent in downtown Portland

The Justice Center in recent weeks has been the target of left-wing protesters.

  • Aug 22, 2020

States respond to areas of outdoor overcrowding

State park sites are being overwhelmed this summer.

  • Aug 22, 2020