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.

Crowd intervenes in alleged kidnapping try at Spokane event

A man allegedly tried to take an 11-year-old during Sunday’s Hoopfest in Riverfront Park.

  • Jul 1, 2019

Seattle Children’s closes operating rooms because of mold

Initially IT only shut down four of the rooms but has since closed off the other 10.

  • Jul 1, 2019

Melted Alaska sea ice alarms coast residents, scientists

Sea surface temperatures last week were as high as 9 degrees above the 1981-2010 average.

  • Jun 30, 2019

Seattle hospital closes main operating rooms for air quality

Found deficiencies after bringing in outside industrial hygienists to assess air quality.

  • Jun 30, 2019

Democrats demand action on Republican who threatened police

Lawmakers have until midnight to move through some of the biggest priorities of the session.

  • Jun 30, 2019

Woman’s body found outside Bellevue hotel

There was no obvious sign of trauma.

  • Jun 30, 2019

Plans submitted to limit pollution in Spokane River

All argue that a limit for PCBs set by regulators would be too costly to meet in the coming years.

  • Jun 30, 2019

Oregon Republican senators end walkout over carbon bill

Democrats have a majority in the Senate but need at least 2 Republicans to vote on legislation.

  • Jun 29, 2019

Washington state’s population tops 7.5 million

The Office of Financial Management said the state has grown by 118,800 residents over the past year.

  • Jun 29, 2019

State officials seek to preserve open space land

Part of an effort by King County to protect the region’s open spaces from development.

  • Jun 28, 2019

Idaho prosecutors ask to delay sentencing in hemp case

Two men pleaded guilty to drug trafficking after they were arrested for hauling industrial hemp.

  • Jun 27, 2019

House Democratic staffer dies after suffering heart attack

Jim Richards, 57, had served as communications director for the caucus for nearly five years.

  • Jun 27, 2019

DOE: No changes planned for Washington state nuclear waste

Inslee, AG Ferguson deemed policy changes aw potentially a “reckless and dangerous action.”

  • Jun 27, 2019

Group wants grizzly bears restored to more Western states

Meanwhile, the Feds want to lift protections for about 700 bears in and around Yellowstone National Park.

  • Jun 27, 2019

Inquiry sparked by senator’s comments about sexism, racism

Said she experienced “hate, sexism, racism and misogyny” during closed-door Democratic meetings.

  • Jun 27, 2019