State agrees to tell people not to drown squirrels

“Drowning, live burial, and freezing live animals are considered inhumane and unacceptable.”

  • Sep 5, 2018

Why are Native American women vanishing?

The long-standing problem has been linked to inadequate resources and indifference.

  • Sep 5, 2018

Snohomish County girl, woman killed in I-90 motorhome crash

The vehicle, with nine people inside, rolled down an embankment and into a creek near Ellensburg.

Court: Cities can’t prosecute people for sleeping on streets

It amounts to cruel and unusual punishment, which is unconstitutional.

  • Sep 4, 2018

Seattle police: 2 women found dead in U. District apartment

At least one of them had been stabbed. They were found Tuesday morning.

  • Sep 4, 2018

Washington task force on public records set to convene

It’s a result of an effort by lawmakers to change the state Public Records Act to exempt themselves.

  • Sep 4, 2018

19 people rescued from Puyallup fair ride after malfunction

The “El Nino” ride will remain shut down pending an investigation by mechanics.

  • Sep 4, 2018

2 from Snohomish area killed in motorhome crash on I-90

A 40-foot motorhome and trailer blew a tire. The driver lost control and the vehicle went into a creek.

Billionaire Paul Allen writing big checks to GOP

The Seahawks owner gave $100,000 to a group that seeks to keep Republican control of Congress.

  • Sep 4, 2018

Concerns grow for young orca’s life as it struggles to swim

Scientists fear the animal is suffering from malnutrition, and infection and internal worms.

  • Sep 3, 2018

Two dead, three critically injured in I-90 crash near Ellensburg

Yakima Herald-Republic Two people were killed and three were critically injured Sunday in a crash on I-90 near Ellensburg. An adult and a child were… Continue reading

  • Sep 3, 2018

Woman killed, 2 injured in boating accident in Camas

A woman was killed and two others were injured after two boats collided in Camas. KPTV-TV reported that just after 7:30… Continue reading

  • Sep 3, 2018

Tacoma police arrest man accused of multiple sexual assaults

Tacoma police have arrested a man who they say raped multiple women at knifepoint after offering them rides in his… Continue reading

  • Sep 3, 2018

Idaho governor, GOP leaders ask to join sage grouse suit

At issues are buffer zones as large as 3 miles in diameter around sage grouse breeding grounds.

  • Sep 3, 2018

3 years for woman who ran over, killed Kitsap County man

A woman who ran over and killed a Kitsap County man who was out for his regular morning walk has… Continue reading

  • Sep 3, 2018

Seattle streetcar construction costs jump to $252 million

At issue is a 1.2-mile stretch intended to connect two existing streetcar lines.

  • Sep 2, 2018

US House committee to discuss dams at field hearing in Pasco

The U.S. House Natural Resources Committee is meeting in Washington state this month to discuss economic benefits provided by the Columbia… Continue reading

  • Sep 2, 2018

Seattle police say International District death a homicide

Seattle police officers say the investigation into the death of a 56-year-old man is being treated as a homicide. According to… Continue reading

  • Sep 2, 2018

WSU scientist working on a CRISPR way to bacon

Genetically modified hogs can act as surrogate fathers for pigs with desirable genetics.

  • Sep 2, 2018

Washington utility increases power rates for bitcoin mining

Miners have flocked to the region because of its cheap hydroelectric power.

  • Sep 2, 2018