- Mears' first MLS goal lifts Sounders past United, 1-0 Updated: Jul-04-15 2:47 am
SEATTLE - For Tyrone Mears, it was just a hunch. Turned into the right hunch for him and for the Seattle Sounders.
- 4 home runs too much for A's to overcome Updated: Jul-04-15 1:54 am
OAKLAND, California - Jesse Chavez still can't get a win against the Seattle Mariners. Towering two-run home runs by Logan Morrison and Seth Smith made sure of that.
- Mariners hit 4 HRs in 9-5 win over A's Updated: Jul-04-15 1:17 am
OAKLAND, California - J.A. Happ acknowledged his frustration through a series of losses and no-decisions that had piled up since early May. He got a breather Friday night.
- Washington motel closes after possible Legionnaires' report Updated: Jul-03-15 6:58 pm
LACEY, Washington - Thurston County health officials say a Super 8 Motel in Lacey has voluntarily closed while officials investigate a possible outbreak of Legionnaires' disease.
- Firefighters battle brush fires in 3 areas Updated: Jul-03-15 5:47 pm
WHIDBEY ISLAND, Washington - Firefighters are battling at least 10 small brush fires on Whidbey Island along State Route 525.
- 2 badly burned bodies found in a car in a remote ravine Updated: Jul-03-15 5:29 pm
PASCO, Washington - The Franklin County Sheriff's office is investigating the deaths of two people found badly burned in a car as a double homicide.
- Washington woman's measles death is first in US since 2003 Updated: Jul-03-15 5:13 pm
SEATTLE - A woman killed by measles in Washington state had been vaccinated against the disease as a child but succumbed because she had a compromised immune system, a local health official told a TV station.
- Early start to Northwest wildfire season; more danger ahead Updated: Jul-03-15 4:37 pm
SEATTLE - Predictions of an early wildfire season have come true in the Northwest as low snowpack levels, record warm temperatures and very dry conditions have helped fuel blazes weeks earlier than usual.
- 13-year-old charged with raping girl on school bus Updated: Jul-03-15 4:22 pm
PORT TOWNSEND, Washington - Officials say a 13-year-old boy attacked a 7-year-old girl on a Chimacum school bus and has been charged with three counts of first-degree rape.
- 2 juveniles arrested after brush fire in Lacey Updated: Jul-03-15 4:13 pm
LACEY, Washington - Police have arrested two juveniles in connection with a 1-acre brush fire in Lacey.
- Ballard Bridge stuck in the open position; closed to traffic Updated: Jul-03-15 2:56 pm
SEATTLE - Seattle transportation officials are warning drivers to avoid the Ballard Bridge because it's stuck in the open position and is closed to traffic.
- Queen Ann Hill condo fire ruled accidental Updated: Jul-03-15 2:32 pm
SEATTLE - The fire that swept through a Queen Anne Hill condominium complex was sparked by an electrical malfunction that started in the attic.
- Worker's family sues over fatal Boeing 777 air bag injury Updated: Jul-03-15 2:22 pm
SEATTLE - The family of a man who was fatally injured while he was working on a seat belt air bag replacement that inflated explosively is suing Boeing Co. and a supplier.
- Drought causing fish concerns in Skagit River, creeks Updated: Jul-03-15 12:47 pm
SEATTLE, Washington - Hot weather and decreasing water levels have heightened concerns about the fish population in Skagit County.
- Psychiatric hospital patient found dead in portable bathroom Updated: Jul-03-15 11:59 am
LAKEWOOD, Washington - A patient at Western State Hospital, one of Washington's two psychiatric hospitals, was found dead in a portable bathroom.
- Shellfish harvest re-opens as biotoxin levels drop Updated: Jul-03-15 11:52 am
BELLINGHAM, Washington - State health officials say biotoxin levels in southern Whatcom County have been decreasing and it's now OK to harvest molluscan shellfish.
- Queen City crew: Sending All-Stars young and old to Cincy Updated: Jul-03-15 11:22 am
NEW YORK - Anyone still ranting about the online election that put five Kansas City Royals in position to start the All-Star Game, the following is for you.
- State extends summer chinook season, modifies limits Updated: Jul-03-15 9:04 am
VANCOUVER, Washington - The state of Washington has extended the summer Chinook fishing season through July 31.
- Company town? In Seattle, some fret over Amazon's growth Updated: Jul-03-15 2:26 am
SEATTLE - Seattle, notorious for boom-and-bust cycles stretching back to the 19th century Alaska gold rush, is booming once again.
- Gutierrez has only hits for Mariners in 4-0 loss to A's Updated: Jul-03-15 1:50 am
OAKLAND, California - Franklin Gutierrez has had some success against Scott Kazmir. The rest of the Seattle Mariners need to study how Gutierrez handles the left-hander.
- Coast Guard rescues 3 after boat runs aground Updated: Jul-02-15 11:49 pm
ILWACO, Washington - A Coast Guard helicopter crew has rescued three people after their 16-foot pleasure boat became disabled and ran aground on a small island near Cape Disappointment on the southwest Washington coast.
- Seattle police: Man in 30s found fatally shot Updated: Jul-02-15 10:28 pm
SEATTLE - Seattle police say a man in his 30s has been found fatally shot in a central city neighborhood.
- Patient at Western State Hospital found dead in bathroom Updated: Jul-02-15 8:04 pm
LAKEWOOD, Washington - Lakewood police say they're investigating after a patient at Western State Hospital was found dead Thursday.
- Washington students seem to find new tests more challenging Updated: Jul-02-15 6:54 pm
SEATTLE - Preliminary results in Washington state from the new tests based on the Common Core learning standards show students are finding the new exams more challenging than the old state tests.
- Summer is sizzling: Heat records fall across US West Updated: Jul-02-15 5:48 pm
From Seattle to Salt Lake City, the West is baking under record heat. Temperatures reaching the triple digits have made fire conditions extreme and sent folks looking for relief heading into the Fourth of July weekend. Unfortunately, the forecast in many areas calls for more sun and sweat.