UW thanks community of George for helping after crash

A bus carrying the UW band crashed there on its way to the Apple Cup in November.

  • Jun 3, 2019

State proposes changes to refinery-safety rules

New set of rules include updates to equipment safety standards.

  • Jun 3, 2019

Tacoma police investigate man’s shooting death

Police have been interviewing people who were present during the shooting.

  • Jun 3, 2019

Infant killed, child injured in Oregon crash

Driver was arrested on charges including manslaughter, reckless driving, DUI and assault.

  • Jun 2, 2019

Cougar killed after attempted attack on child in Leavenworth

The child reportedly escaped serious injury at Enchantment Park area around dusk Saturday.

  • Jun 2, 2019

Man shot by Auburn police officer dies

Officers responded to reports a man was throwing items at cars.

  • Jun 2, 2019

On the Astoria Bridge, a cormorant kingdom grows

Army Corps has focused on modifying the terrain of East Sand Island to discourage mass nesting.

  • Jun 2, 2019

Judge: Oregon prison must give transgender inmate new cell

Brandy Hall transitioned to female while in prison after being convicted of sex crimes in 2007.

  • Jun 1, 2019

Oregon court tosses sentences for teens who killed couple

The brothers killed a couple in their 80s and stole their car. They challenged their sentence

  • Jun 1, 2019

King County homeless count drops for first time in 7 years

Report is based on a count conducted overnight in January.

  • Jun 1, 2019

‘McMansions’ ban would change Seattle’s house-building rules

Councilmember is championing legislation that would ease restrictions on back yard cottages.

  • Jun 1, 2019

Man critically hurt, shot by police in Auburn

He acting erratically in a grocery store parking lot.

  • Jun 1, 2019

Parents of slain Utah student discuss daughter’s death

Daughter’s last words in that phone conversation were, “no, no, no” and sounds of distress.

  • Jun 1, 2019

Central Washington eatery’s tamales recalled, not inspected

The food had been sold as individual products to customers through May 1.

  • Jun 1, 2019

New orca calf reported in southern resident J pod

The mother appears to be J41, nicknamed Eclipse. This would be her second calf.

  • Jun 1, 2019

Scientists find flaws in plan to lift US wolf protections

One reviewer said without protections, illegal killings of wolves could rise.

  • Jun 1, 2019

Feds to investigate spike in gray whale deaths on West Coast

NOAA Fisheries on Friday declared it an “unusual mortality event.” In 2000, more than 100 washed up.

  • May 31, 2019

1 climber dead, 2 injured in Mount Rainier rock fall

A rescue team responded to 6 climbers Thursday morning, after receiving a 911 call Wednesday night.

  • May 31, 2019

Canada’s wildfire smoke drifts into Washington, other states

More than two dozen fires are burning in Alberta and 10,000 people have been forced from their homes.

  • May 31, 2019

Seattle man builds fence around car-share vehicle at duplex

He wants the car2go company to pay for the fencing, storage and “harassment fees.”

  • May 31, 2019