Elite Native American crew fights fires, serves community

The Warm Springs, Oregon, crew is one of seven Hotshot crews based on a Native American reservation.

Three Seattle attorneys nominated for federal courts

One was picked for the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the others for U.S. District Court in Seattle.

  • Jul 14, 2018

5 children pulled from water near Seattle’s Discovery Park

One was in critical condition and another was in serious condition after being rescued from Puget Sound.

  • Jul 14, 2018

Oregon admits lack of oversight of medical marijuana program

The state Health Authority admits it has not provided effective oversight of growers and others.

  • Jul 13, 2018

NTSB: Freezing spray probably sank Seattle-based crab boat

The 2017 loss of the Destination generated shock and grief in a crab fleet that had improved safety.

  • Jul 13, 2018

Caution! Snow and ice collapsing above Big Four Ice Caves

Officials remind people to stay clear of the area, a popular but sometimes deadly destination.

Off-duty Tacoma officer shoots pit bull in store parking lot

He fired at the dog after a man let go of the leash and the dog charged, according to documents.

  • Jul 13, 2018

Skagit County buys 3 Lyman properties damaged by flood

A county in northwestern Washington state is purchasing three properties that were damaged from erosion caused by the Skagit River… Continue reading

  • Jul 13, 2018

Deputies kill suspect at Oregon marijuana facility

They initially couldn’t find the suspect on the large parcel of land.

  • Jul 12, 2018

30 feet up a tree, with wolves at the base

Research student calls 911 and is rescued by helicopter.

  • Jul 12, 2018

Burn ban for parts of Snohomish County begins Friday

Outdoor burning will be banned in unincorporated areas, except for small recreational fires.

Man accused of mailing explosive devices ruled not competent

Thanh Cong Phan of Everett, diagnosed as schizophrenic, will be treated to have his competency restored.

Feds: Ice accumulation likely led to boat sinking in Alaska

The crew of six died when the Seattle-based vessel Destination sank on Feb. 11, 2017.

  • Jul 12, 2018

2 motorcyclists killed in high-speed collision in Shoreline

Both riders were thrown from their motorcycles on Highway 104. One of them was run over by a truck.

  • Jul 12, 2018

Detained mothers beginning to be released in Washington

But when they might see their sons or daughters again is unclear.

  • Jul 11, 2018

Schack Art Center director joins new state tourism board

Judy Tuohy is also an Everett City Council member. The state has resumed funding tourism promotion.

Man charged with pointing laser at aircraft pleads guilty

He pointed a laser beam at planes as they landed at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

Review: Complaints against King County deputies mishandled

The sheriff’s office wrongly categorized at least 95 of 250 complaints as insignificant.

  • Jul 11, 2018

Pedestrian killed by dump truck on I-5 in Seattle

It was not immediately known why a pedestrian was on the freeway.

  • Jul 11, 2018

Former Swedish surgeon gets license back — with restrictions

The state earlier found he intimidated subordinates, posing a threat to public health and safety.

  • Jul 11, 2018