State official supports delisting wolves in all Washington

Wolves in the eastern third of Washington have already been removed from federal protection.

  • May 9, 2019

Whistleblower accuses Rep. Shea of Christian domination plan

The former supporter of the Spokane Valley lawmaker leaked Shea’s private chat logs to the press.

  • May 9, 2019

Stripper safety bill signed into law

The rules will require safety and rights training for adult entertainers.

  • May 8, 2019

Oregon teachers walk out in red to press for school funding

Tens of thousands of teachers across Oregon walked off the job Wednesday to… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2019

Inslee approves step toward daylight saving

Only take effect if Congress OKs legislation for states to observe daylight saving time year-round.

  • May 8, 2019

Inslee signs range of bills aimed at helping orcas

The measures include requiring more oil shipments near the San Juan Islands to have tugboat escorts.

  • May 8, 2019

4 killed, 3 injured in in crash near Toppenish

Happened Tuesday morning on U.S. Highway 97 just south of the town.

  • May 8, 2019

3 Mexican citizens arrested on freight train near border

Men ranging in age from 25 to 33 were arrested Sunday.

  • May 8, 2019

Auburn man charged with murder in stepfather’s death

Charging papers say man has a significant history of mental health treatment.

  • May 8, 2019

Ex-preschool teacher gets prison for sexually abusing child

Sexually abused a now 24-year-old man for years.

  • May 8, 2019

Amanda Knox to return to Italy for 1st time since acquittal

She will speak at a conference organized by the Criminal Chamber and the Italy Innocence Project.

  • May 8, 2019

Inslee signs mandate for carbon-free electricity by 2045

All electricity sold in the state must come from sources like wind, solar, geothermal and hydropower.

  • May 8, 2019

DNA, family tree help solve 52-year-old Seattle murder case

Susan Galvin, 20, was raped and strangled in 1967. Her killer, then 26, died in 1987.

  • May 8, 2019

13 exposed to radiation in Seattle’s First Hill neighborhood

Contractors were transporting Caesium-137 on Thursday night.

  • May 7, 2019

Police eye homemade bombs, fire on Washington-Idaho border

A pipe bomb was found in Pullman, and an M-80 type of firework was found in Moscow, Idaho.

  • May 7, 2019

Alaska AG thinks hitting plane’s call button saved his life

He went into cardiac arrest just minutes after the plane landed.

  • May 7, 2019

Inslee signs bills tightening gun rules

The rules affect ghost guns and people incompetent to stand trial or under a restraining order.

  • May 7, 2019

Canadian tourist who visited Seattle diagnosed with measles

He has since recovered from his illness.

Trump picks William Hyslop as US Attorney for E. Washington

The 68-year-old has practiced law in the Spokane area for 39 years.

  • May 7, 2019

Seattle to require closed captioning for TVs in bars

The change is meant to benefit people who are deaf or hard of hearing, among others.

  • May 4, 2019