Photo galleries tagged: Washington
Rain, snow and flooding continued to cause problems in parts of Washington and Oregon, with several major roadways closed following more than a week of severe winter weather.
Winter weather pounded a swath of the U.S. West on Monday, closing schools, snarling traffic and turning coastal cities like Seattle that rarely get much snow unusually white, while the …
The abolishment of the death penalty was voted the state’s top news story of 2018 by Associated Press staff and member editors. Here’s a brief look at some of the …
The most expensive personal property ever listed in Thurston, Pierce and Mason counties is for sale in Tenino, Wash.
The new normal of wildfires in the summer is arecausing smoke to slip seep into wine. It’s a phenomena called “smoke taint,” and researchers are searching for a solution to …
Stevens County Sheriff Kendle Allen is retiring. His chief patrol deputy and a former deputy are competing in November’s election to take his place.
Tom Zwainz, left, and his son Joel Zwainz harvest wheat on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, at their farm in Reardan, Wash.
Washington’s farmers have made the state the nation’s top cherry producer, but their work isn’t easy. In the fields, the tempermental fruit can easily be destroyed by adverse weather; in …
Correctional Industries, a company that contracts with DOC, makes breakfast food for all of Washington’s prison system.
Washington National Guard’s 81st Combat Brigade trains on new weapons and tactics as it converts to a Stryker unit.
Schemes to irrigate central Washington have stalled and unraveled for more than a century. New efforts are underway to divert water from the Columbia or other sources, but uncertainty remains.
As a volunteer, Tom Pelley regulary tends to Lakeview Cemetary, cleaning its gravesites and clearing overgrowth.
From ornamental flowers to native plants, $365 million industry provides products to a changing market.
The state and federal governments also recognize the need for a system of small airfields. It’s such an important priority that millions of dollars are spent annually to build and …
A Pierce County Sheriff’s deputy has died from gunshot wounds sustained while responding to a home invasion.
Multiple passengers were killed when an Amtrak train derailed between Tacoma and Olympia, spilling cars during the morning commute on busy Interstate 5.
Students gathered for an impassioned but orderly rally against racism at WSU’s Pullman campus Saturday evening.
Sunflowers aren’t Washington’s biggest crop, but they can draw a crowd.
The town of Latah is considering disincorporation, in part because no one has filed to run for city government positions that will soon be vacant.
Several people suffered minor injuries after parts of an Amtrak passenger train derailed Sunday near Steilacoom in western Washington.
Evelyn Picking (13), comes from a long line of rodeo riders and has been riding horses since before she could walk. Evelyn trained her horse, Seahawk, all by herself and …
The people of this town take their mushroom cloud seriously. It’s emblazened on Richland High School and proudly worn by fourth-generation kids, the Bombers, who mostly know it only as …
These are historical photos of the Hanford nuclear reservation in Central Washington that was part of the U.S. government’s Manhatten Project.
Two Seattle Police officers were shot and wounded while responding to a robbery on April 20, 2017.
Stanford beats No. 17 Washington, 58-56, on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011, to stay unbeaten in Maples Pavilion this season.
Photos from the 2006 Washington state primary election.