Stories tagged: Washington
Mon., March 25, 2019, 9:03 a.m.
A man authorities say is affiliated with the Mexican Mafia has been sentenced in North Dakota to 15 years in federal prison for drug trafficking.
Sat., March 23, 2019, 11:11 a.m.
A state appeals court has reinstated a lawsuit filed by a former King County public defender who says the agency she worked for failed to protect her when she was …
Sat., March 23, 2019
The taxpayer price tag for Gov. Jay Inslee’s White House ambitions is escalating, as the Washington State Patrol plans to nearly double the size of his traveling security detail at …
Fri., March 22, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
The state Department of Transportation will not extend this year’s deadline for taking off studded snow tires, meaning drivers will have until Sunday, March 31, to remove them.
Fri., March 22, 2019, 8:05 p.m.
A proposal to expand existing sanctuary state rules in Washington is advancing in the state Legislature.
Fri., March 22, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
An Idaho sheep rancher is under investigation for animal cruelty after 29 dead cows were spotted this week off U.S. Highway 395.
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 7:53 p.m.
Five years after the deadliest landslide in U.S. history decimated a community northeast of Seattle, residents Gail and Ron Thompson unveiled a bronze sculpture of mailboxes that were at the …
Thu., March 21, 2019, 8:24 p.m.
SEATTLE – The Union Pacific line that runs through Eastern Washington has been shut down since Friday by a 23-car derailment that included a hazardous cargo spill of sodium chlorate …
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
Amelia Earhart, arguably one of the most famous female aviators, wasn’t the only female pilot storming the skies or air racing in open-cockpit airplanes back in the 1920s and ’30s.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:24 p.m.
The road rage suspect who killed a sheriff’s deputy, wounded a police officer and died in a central Washington state shootout this week was living in the United States illegally
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 7:19 p.m.
The Supreme Court sided with the Yakama Nation over Washington state Tuesday, ruling that the
Wed., March 20, 2019, 2:24 p.m.
Pullman, Moscow and the Palouse’s two universities pumped 2.32 billion gallons of water in 2018, the second lowest usage figure since a groundwater management plan was enacted in 1992, according …
Wed., March 20, 2019, 8:17 a.m.
Clark County deputies are looking for a bright orange excavator stolen early Friday morning from a construction site near ilani.
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:46 p.m.
The attorney general’s office estimated the Washington State Patrol, which runs the state’s two crime laboratories, will be able to test about 1,150 kits with the grant from the U.S. …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
The National Weather Service says Seattle’s high temperature of 79 degrees makes it the warmest March day on record since 1894.
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
For one gun owner, the bump stock was just a hunk of plastic that didn’t work as advertised and had been taking up space in his drawer for the past …
Mon., March 18, 2019, noon
The Trump administration is proposing big cuts to the cleanup budget for the Hanford Nuclear Reservation.
Mon., March 18, 2019, 11:35 a.m.
Clark County Public Health has confirmed one new measles case, increasing its case count to 73. Two suspected cases have also been identified, but there are no new exposure locations.
Mon., March 18, 2019, 11:25 a.m.
Tay’Lor Smith, accused of pushing Jordan Holgerson of Kalama off the bridge at Moulton Falls Regional Park in August, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor reckless endangerment in Clark County District Court …
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
It’s a tale with everything you’d need for a soap opera, bald eagle-style: star-crossed lovers, a stable relationship threatened by younger suitors, pregnancy and loss, and a hungry raccoon.
UPDATED: Sat., March 16, 2019, 3:59 p.m.
The Washington state Department of Ecology was accused at a public meeting of dragging its feet and preventing a test in Richland of a new way to treat Hanford radioactive …
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 5:31 p.m.
Wyoming governor vetoes bill that would have allowed state Legislature to sue the state of Washington over coal exports.
Fri., March 15, 2019, 11:07 a.m.
The Navy will bring 36 more EA-18G Growler jets to Naval Air Station Whidbey Island off the Washington coast.
Fri., March 15, 2019, 8:57 a.m.
Two young girls who were nearly starved to death by their mother in 2015 are suing the state and a for-profit substance-abuse treatment provider.
Thu., March 14, 2019, 7:53 p.m.
The mayor of the central Washington state town of Wapato says someone left a decapitated goat in front of her home last month in an escalating bid to intimidate her.
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
Washington owners of bump stocks can turn them in to the Washington State Patrol for $150 on four days in March.
Wed., March 13, 2019, 3:13 p.m.
A report by the federal government says the Department of Energy needs better financial oversight at sites like the Hanford decommissioned nuclear production complex in Richland.
Wed., March 13, 2019, 12:56 p.m.
Two men drown after one tried to rescue a dog that fell through a frozen pond, and a neighbor tried to rescue the first man.
Wed., March 13, 2019, 12:55 p.m.
Prosecutors are bringing nine additional charges of animal cruelty against the owner of a pet grooming business in Washington state who is accused of abusing and strangling customers’ pets.
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 9:58 p.m.
In the latest twist of a legal turf battle, appellate judges ruled Tuesday that at a Stevens County District Court judge overstepped her legal authority when she instructed clerks to …