Stories tagged: Washington
Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 11:16 a.m.
The second of three teenagers allegedly involved in a robbery and kidnapping, tied to the abduction of a 4-year-old girl, appeared Tuesday morning in Clark County Superior Court.
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 4:05 p.m.
Kory Slaatthaug and Mickey Bambrick are celebrating the family’s 50 years as property owners by doing something unheard of for a landlord: For the month of November, everyone in the …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 9:16 p.m.
The National Weather Service’s forecasters in Portland can cross-reference regional radar stations, check satellites and look at remote weather sensors. However, according to meteorologist Amanda Bowen, sometimes what they really …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 10:30 a.m.
East Valley School District officials say a middle-school physical education teacher did nothing wrong by recording video of students doing a gym exercise with his personal cellphone.
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Vancouver police officers arrested a man Sunday suspected in a robbery and kidnapping connected to the alleged abduction of a 4-year-old girl by her mother last week.
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
One month after a Seattle woman accused state Sen. Joe Fain of raping her in 2007, there is little indication state or local officials plan to investigate the allegation before …
Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Monday is the final day Washington residents can register to vote in the November general election.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 6:41 p.m.
Oil refiners invest millions to fight carbon-fee initiative – and would see big payoff if their campaign wins
Four oil companies that operate Washington refineries have invested more than $23 million to defeat Initiative 1631, the carbon fee on the fall ballot.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 7:39 p.m.
It was 5 a.m. on the first day of school when two University of Washington students started posting flyers around campus. “Do you know the name of someone who has …
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 9:52 a.m.
A man has been charged in connection with a church arson in Seattle last week.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 10:17 p.m.
More than 500 workers in the center of the Hanford nuclear reservation were ordered to take cover indoors Friday morning after steam was spotted rising from a radioactive waste storage …
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 1:41 p.m.
A Clarkston Albertsons customer is in the happy predicament of figuring out what to do with $1 million.
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
The state has decided to kill the remaining two wolves from a pack that has repeatedly preyed on cattle in the Kettle River Range of Ferry County.
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 10:14 a.m.
Rep. Jim Walsh has been sued by two constituents who argue their First Amendment rights are being violated because they’ve been banned from commenting on the state lawmaker’s Facebook page.
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 9:07 a.m.
A judge in north-central Washington has dismissed a lawsuit accusing Washington state of negligence for failing to contain one of the state’s largest wildfires in 2014.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 1:14 p.m.
A take cover order that lasted about four hours has been lifted for Hanford nuclear reservation workers.
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018
Another year, another victory for Washington in the race for the most regressive tax system in the nation, and another question for Halloween: Who’s afraid of the income tax?
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 5:49 p.m.
Government scientists have classified 18 U.S. volcanoes as “very high threat” because of what’s been happening inside them and how close they are to people.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
Charter schools are mostly constitutional in Washington, a divided state Supreme Court said Thursday, and one problem area that a majority of the court found can be split from the …
Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Wednesday morning, United States Army Staff Sgt. Rico Roman, his wife, Ela, and his two children broke ground on their forever home – one that will allow him to be …
Thu., Oct. 25, 2018
Allegations have swirled around the race to replace the retiring sheriff, a payment made to a couple of homeowners near Kettle Falls and disputes involving the Stevens County District Court. …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 10:56 p.m.
Dozens of community and family members came together to honor the life of Lauren McCluskey, a Pullman High School graduate and senior track athlete at the University of Utah who …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 7:40 p.m.
For the fifth consecutive Wednesday, a man called in a bomb threat to a Washington state office building. And for the second time since Sept. 26, he targeted the state …
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 11:24 a.m.
The man in Pierce County who died of the flu was in his 40s and had “chronic health concerns that increased his risk for complications,” said the Tacoma-Pierce County Health …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
A judge removed his robe and gave chase after two handcuffed inmates made a run for it from his Washington state courtroom.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 7:18 p.m.
Never-worn pieces from LuLaRoe, a multilevel marketing company that sells soft, comfortable clothing designed to fit all body types, are being consigned to the store in huge batches. Cut from …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 2:18 p.m.
Local businesses were tasked with accommodating the thousands of excited visitors drawn to Pullman to tailgate, watch ESPN College GameDay in person and fill Martin Stadium to capacity for the …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
An ex-Pullman High track star was shot and killed on University of Utah campus by a former boyfriend, who was found dead hours later inside a church Tuesday, authorities said.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Eugene Peterson, Presbyterian pastor and author of “The Message,” an idiomatic translation of the Bible, died Monday, Christianity Today reported. He was 85.
Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Fresh off a critical 34-20 win over the 12th-ranked University of Oregon Ducks, Washington State University fans took the Saturday night celebration from Martin Stadium to the surrounding College Hill …