Teen arrested by Seattle police linked to Shoreline killing

The 17-year-old boy was arrested for unlawful gun possession. The gun was linked to the killing.

  • Jun 22, 2018

5-month-old baby removed from Seattle homeless encampment

The baby was placed in state custody after police learned of meth use where the child lived.

  • Jun 22, 2018

Deputies: Tongue was intentionally cut from horse’s mouth

The horse was euthanized because the animal could not eat or drink without it.

  • Jun 22, 2018

Ex-superintendent expected to plead guilty in child sex case

Former Kennewick superintendent Paul Rosier, 76, is accused of arranging to have sex with two teens.

  • Jun 22, 2018

Puyallup woman pleads guilty to defrauding $290K from Costco

She was responsible for processing customers’ payments and refunds.

  • Jun 21, 2018

Man files $75,000 claim against Border Patrol

He says he was illegally detained on a bus trip.

  • Jun 21, 2018

Washington, other states plan to sue over family separations

The lawsuit would be filed in the U.S. District Court in Seattle.

  • Jun 21, 2018

30 homes threatened by wildfire near Vantage

Evacuation notices have gone out to residents in about 30 homes because of a wildfire burning in Central Washington. The state… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2018

Suspect in shooting of SeaTac motel clerk arrested in Ohio

The suspect allegedly robbed and shot the 40-year-old clerk.

  • Jun 21, 2018

Mountain goat relocation to North Cascades is approved

The plan is to move about 360 goats from the Olympics to the North Cascades over the next few years.

  • Jun 21, 2018

Man fatally shot by Redmond police in Kirkland identified

Marcelo Castellano, 40, had a gun in his possession at the time of the shooting, police said.

  • Jun 21, 2018

Seattle’s Spokane Street bridge closes for emergency repairs

Inspectors discovered a hydraulic-fluid leak in the swinging bridge.

  • Jun 21, 2018

Trudeau: Canada will legalize marijuana on Oct. 17

He said provincial and territorial governments need the time to prepare for retail sales.

  • Jun 21, 2018

Inslee announces boost to immigrant legal aid funding

The governor authorized $230,000 to bolster funding to the Northwest Immigrant Rights Group.

  • Jun 20, 2018
FILE - In this March 20, 2017, file photo, Nkechi Diallo, then known as Rachel Dolezal, poses at the bureau of The Associated Press in Spokane, Wash. A court hearing was postponed Wednesday, June 6, 2018, for the former NAACP leader in Washington state whose life unraveled after she was exposed as a white woman pretending to be black. Diallo pleaded not guilty last week through her attorney to charges including welfare fraud, perjury and false verification for public assistance. (AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios, File)

Ex-NAACP chief who posed as black pleads not guilty to fraud

Her bank statements and other records showed she had deposited nearly $84,000 into her account.

  • Jun 20, 2018
FILE - In this March 20, 2017, file photo, Nkechi Diallo, then known as Rachel Dolezal, poses at the bureau of The Associated Press in Spokane, Wash. A court hearing was postponed Wednesday, June 6, 2018, for the former NAACP leader in Washington state whose life unraveled after she was exposed as a white woman pretending to be black. Diallo pleaded not guilty last week through her attorney to charges including welfare fraud, perjury and false verification for public assistance. (AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios, File)

Seattle’s ban on plastic straws, utensils begins in July

Businesses that fail to comply with the ordinance could face $250 fines.

  • Jun 20, 2018

‘Don’t leave me, Mom’: Detainee tells of separation from son

An immigrant woman is in a federal prison in SeaTac while her son, 8, has been sent to New York.

  • Jun 19, 2018

Forecast shows millions more in state revenues

Washington is expecting to see a net increase of nearly $300 million more than previously thought.

  • Jun 19, 2018

Lawsuits combined in San Juan Island carbon monoxide deaths

The homeowner is accused of negligently repairing a heating system.

  • Jun 19, 2018

Their beloved cat and everything they own, gone.

A couple moving from Tuscon to Issaquah found their U-Haul missing in Kennewick.

  • Jun 19, 2018