- Rep. Scott ends campaign for Congress due to health reasons Updated: May-05-16 3:11 am
EVERETT, Washington - Republican state Rep. Elizabeth Scott of Monroe has announced she's ending her campaign for the 1st Congressional District.
- 2 May Day protesters charged with assaulting Seattle police Updated: May-05-16 2:49 am
SEATTLE - Two May Day demonstrators have been charged with assaulting police officers during the protest in downtown Seattle.
- Total of 42 Hanford workers evaluated for chemical exposure Updated: May-05-16 12:43 am
RICHLAND, Washington - Officials say the number of workers at Hanford Nuclear Reservation evaluated for chemical vapor exposure has climbed to 42, following reports last month that a tank had leaked several thousand gallons of radioactive waste.
- New commander takes over as leader of US Army in the Pacific Updated: May-04-16 9:35 pm
FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii - Gen. Robert B. Brown on Wednesday formally took over as the new leader of Army soldiers in the Pacific, succeeding Gen. Vincent Brooks who has assumed command of U.S. Forces Korea.
- Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough Updated: May-04-16 9:19 pm
SEATTLE - A massive habitat restoration effort by the U.S. government doesn't do nearly enough to improve Northwest salmon runs, a federal judge ruled Thursday, handing a major victory to conservationists, anglers and others who hope to someday see four dams on the Snake River breached to make way for the fish.
- Seattle climber dies after rappelling fall in Methow Valley Updated: May-04-16 9:09 pm
MAZAMA, Washington - Authorities say an experienced Seattle climber died after falling more than 100 feet while climbing in northern Washington.
- Man dies after raft flips on Wenatchee River Updated: May-04-16 8:16 pm
DRYDEN, Washington - Authorities say a man in his 50s died while rafting on the Wenatchee River.
- Audit: State tolling system needs improvement Updated: May-04-16 7:32 pm
SEATTLE - Washington's electronic tolling system doesn't have important functions that would help it process, collect and report tolls, according to a state audit released on Wednesday.
- Regulators fault procedures in blast at natural gas facility Updated: May-04-16 6:54 pm
PLYMOUTH, Washington - Federal and state regulators say the main cause of an explosion in 2014 at a southeastern Washington natural gas facility was inadequate procedures that allowed oxygen to remain in the system.
- Jury finds driver not guilty in deaths of 2 students Updated: May-04-16 6:43 pm
BELLINGHAM, Washington - A jury has found a Bellingham man not guilty on vehicular homicide and vehicular assault charges in connection with crashing his vehicle into four high school students in 2015.
- Driver had a monkey on his back even before he got arrested Updated: May-04-16 6:31 pm
BURIEN, Washington - A Washington state driver who had a monkey on his back wound up with handcuffs on his wrists.
- Seattle releases 5, including former starting center Nowak Updated: May-04-16 6:24 pm
RENTON, Washington - The Seattle Seahawks have released five players including former starting center Drew Nowak.
- Rattlesnake Mountain tours could resume in 2017 Updated: May-04-16 5:57 pm
RICHLAND, Washington - The only sound at the top of Rattlesnake Mountain on Tuesday morning was the whistle of the wind that seems to always blow across the ridge line and the chirping of bugs not used to having their habitat invaded.
- Man believed to have drowned at Palouse Falls identified Updated: May-04-16 5:50 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Authorities have identified the man they believe drowned at Palouse Falls on Sunday.
- Small plane crashes near Moses Lake; no injuries Updated: May-04-16 4:51 pm
MOSES LAKE, Washington - A small private airplane crash-landed in a waste pond near Moses Lake on Tuesday night. The pilot was the only one onboard and he was not hurt.
- Republican race all but decided ahead of Washington primary Updated: May-04-16 3:33 pm
OLYMPIA, Washington - Washington state's primary later this month packs less of a punch with Ted Cruz and John Kasich dropping out of the Republican presidential contest.
- Washington school may ban football coach after investigation Updated: May-04-16 2:14 pm
SEATTLE - A school district in western Washington is considering a two-year ban for its celebrated football coach after a report pointed to possible misconduct.
- Health officials report first Zika virus case in King County Updated: May-04-16 2:02 pm
SEATTLE - Health officials have confirmed the first case of the Zika virus in King County. It's the third case of Zika in Washington state.
- Seattle police say they've saved 3 people with overdose drug Updated: May-04-16 1:52 pm
SEATTLE - Seattle police say bicycle officers have saved three people from potentially fatal heroin overdoses since they started carrying an overdose reversal drug in mid-March.
- Police: Everett homeless woman planned man's fatal beating Updated: May-04-16 12:05 pm
EVERETT, Washington - Police in Washington say a homeless woman planned the fatal beating of a man in her homeless camp.
- Deputy fatally shots suspect carrying assault rifle Updated: May-04-16 10:37 am
BURIEN, Washington - A King County sheriff's deputy has fatally shot a man armed with an assault rifle.
- Washington Supreme Court to hear cases at CWU Thursday Updated: May-04-16 7:01 am
ELLENSBURG, Washington - Washington Supreme Court will be traveling to Ellensburg to hear cases at Central Washington University on Thursday.
- Snohomish County considers implementing criminal justice tax Updated: May-04-16 2:06 am
EVERETT, Washington - Snohomish County officials are considering asking voters to approve a new criminal justice sale tax in response to a growing drug problem and complaints about property crimes.
- 23 Seattle landlords face discrimination charges Updated: May-04-16 12:27 am
SEATTLE - The Seattle Office for Civil Rights has filed charges against 23 landlords after a series of sting operations revealed that they discriminated against people posed as prospective renters based on family status, disability and use of Section 8 rent vouchers.
- Papelbon blows save as Nationals lose to Royals, 7-6 Updated: May-04-16 12:14 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Dusty Baker has seen the Kansas City Royals mount plenty of improbable comebacks in recent years.