Whale researchers say 3 Southern Resident orcas are dead

One is the grandmother of the baby whose mother carried it for 17 days after it died.

  • Aug 7, 2019

Washington man drowns off Oregon coast in rip current

Three were swept out into the ocean and that two of them made it back.

  • Aug 5, 2019

Sen. Patty Murray addresses the weekend’s mass shootings

The Democrat from Washington was in Everett for a meeting about unions. The violence loomed large.

Campaigning for president, governor is gone half the time

His staff says that doesn’t mean he’s not engaged. But taxpayers are footing the bill for travel security.

  • Aug 5, 2019

Passenger train stopped in Oregon after man makes threats

Charged Sunday with disorderly conduct and interfering with public transportation.

  • Aug 4, 2019

Fire risks from global warming spread to Northwest

Bringing higher temperatures, lower humidity and longer stretches of drought increase risks.

  • Aug 4, 2019

Senior-living facility uses tech for more than fun and games

It’s Never 2 Late program also helps residents with dementia and other cognitive disorders.

  • Aug 3, 2019

New election laws in effect for Tuesday’s primary

Same-day voter registration, automatic registration and pre-paid postage are all in effect.

  • Aug 2, 2019

Environment concerns add new species to U.S. overfished list

3 coho salmon stocks are located in Washington state, where conditions make it difficult to spawn.

  • Aug 2, 2019

FBI: Amazon drivers part of major theft ring

Two employees are accused of stealing returned items and selling them to pawn shops.

  • Aug 1, 2019

Alleged Capital One hacker barely bothered to hide

The Seattle woman lived a life of tumult, with self-described emotional problems and drug use.

  • Aug 1, 2019

Inslee confronts Biden over climate crisis in second debate

“Our house is on fire! Get off coal. Save this country and the planet, that’s what I’m for.”

  • Aug 1, 2019

Dems choose Jinkins of Tacoma to be next state House speaker

Rep. June Robinson of Everett was among three other women who were running to replace Frank Chopp.

1 dead, 3 rescued after boat hits salmon pen

A Coast Guard rescue helicopter crew was diverted from training Tuesday to Port Angeles.

  • Jul 31, 2019

Everett woman hurt while hiking carried out on horseback

The 27-year-old woman was on the Tuck Lake Trail in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest.

Newlywed woman dies while hiking to ‘Into the Wild’ bus

Crossing, generally swift anyway, was running high because of recent rainfall, troopers said.

  • Jul 29, 2019

Capital One target of massive data breach

A suspect was charged with a single count of computer fraud and abuse.

  • Jul 29, 2019

Mobile hygiene trailer to launch for homeless in Salem area

A South Salem High School graduate and teen board member for United Way instigated the project.

  • Jul 28, 2019

Scientists warn Oregon is lagging in disaster preparedness

Lawmakers abandoned a project to develop early warning systems for earthquakes and wildfires.

  • Jul 27, 2019

FBI, police search for missing 2-year-old after parents died

The mother and father were found dead from an apparent murder-suicide in Kalispell, Montana.

  • Jul 27, 2019