Kent police arrest suspect in carjacking, killing

The victim had tried to prevent the suspect from stealing his truck, officers said.

20-30 firearms stolen from Sequim gun store

Someone stole an agricultural loader and plowed it through the front of FREDS Guns.

Patriot Prayer demonstration at WSU draws meager turnout

The far-right group is known for engaging in armed, violent clashes with counterprotesters.

  • Apr 17, 2019

Sheriff: Bellingham pair endangered kids while using heroin

The 9-year-old child was found “curled up in the fetal position,” records show.

  • Apr 17, 2019

State Senate OKs step toward year-round daylight saving time

The measure would only take effect if Congress allows states to observe daylight saving time year-round.

  • Apr 17, 2019

Oregon foster care system targeted in federal lawsuit

The 77-page complaint details stories of foster children being neglected or harmed while under DHS care.

  • Apr 16, 2019

Resurrected Seattle traffic camera proposal clears House

Bus lane cheaters and intersection blockers would be the main targets of the bill.

  • Apr 16, 2019
Amazon currently leases three buildings in Bellevue and plans to move its entire Seattle-based worldwide operations team to the city by 2023. Bellevue will also see transportation improvements in 2023 as Sound Transit constructs the East Link extension. (Kailan Manandic / Bellevue Reporter)

Amazon confirms move to Bellevue

The company’s worldwide operations team will make the move by 2023.

Amazon currently leases three buildings in Bellevue and plans to move its entire Seattle-based worldwide operations team to the city by 2023. Bellevue will also see transportation improvements in 2023 as Sound Transit constructs the East Link extension. (Kailan Manandic / Bellevue Reporter)

Here’s when you can drive across the North Cascades again

“This is the earliest opening since 2015.”

  • Apr 16, 2019

In wake of Duck crash, Legislature updates century-old law

Lawmakers removed residency and economic requirements from the state’s wrongful-death law.

  • Apr 16, 2019

Ed Nixon, president’s brother, remembered at memorial service

He was a longtime Snohomish County resident who died Feb. 27 in Bothell.

Officers fatally shot suspect in death of sheriff’s deputy

Justin DeRosier, 29, died while responding to a report of a disabled vehicle.

  • Apr 15, 2019

Search under way for Seattle native missing in Mexico

Kat Hammontre, 68, went missing during a hike. She has lived in San Felipe for about 20 years.

  • Apr 15, 2019

Washington Democrats want presidential debate in Seattle

The state party is asking residents to sign a public petition to the Democratic National Committee.

  • Apr 15, 2019

Spokane announces elimination of school librarian positions

Librarians with seniority could be offered classroom jobs. Newer hires could simply be laid off.

  • Apr 15, 2019

Residents weigh in on new smoking, vaping age of 21

New Washington state law will take effect Jan. 1.

  • Apr 14, 2019

Irrigators keeping eye on weather amid drought declaration

Gov. Jay Inslee has issued a drought emergency for the upper Yakima River basin.

  • Apr 14, 2019

Police seek driver who dragged officer attempting arrest

Burlington officer tried to take a woman into custody and she drove away.

  • Apr 14, 2019

Cause of Seattle utility pole collapse still unknown

Poles fell April 5 along East Marginal Way in Tukwila.

  • Apr 14, 2019

Chelan PUD to power Microsoft’s Puget Sound campuses

The utility district submitted a bid to Microsoft as a way to break into the wind and solar market.

  • Apr 13, 2019