- Alaska governor tours Shell oil rig in Seattle Updated: May-27-15 8:19 pm
SEATTLE - The governor of Alaska on Wednesday toured a massive oil drill rig parked on Seattle's waterfront then met with Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee to tell him that Washington's position on future Arctic drilling will hurt the economy of Alaska.
- Second surgery for boy injured in Enumclaw explosion Updated: May-27-15 7:42 pm
SEATTLE - A hospital spokeswoman says one of two boys injured in an explosion outside a home in Enumclaw, Washington, had his second surgery Wednesday.
- Seattle's Bird ready for rebuilding, mentoring ahead Updated: May-27-15 5:14 pm
SEATTLE - Shot after shot came off the fingers of Sue Bird, the swishing sound echoing through the practice gym, just like they have for most of her career.
- Chicken truck stolen over weekend found abandoned in Seattle Updated: May-27-15 6:15 am
SEATTLE - A food truck selling fried chicken was stolen this weekend only to be found abandoned under a bridge in Seattle.
- Pierce County: Man found ablaze in March has died Updated: May-27-15 1:20 am
TACOMA, Washington - A Pierce County sheriff's spokesman says a transient found ablaze in the Tacoma, Washington, suburb of Parkland in March has died.
- Prosecutors say Troy Kelley paid stolen money to law firm Updated: May-26-15 11:23 pm
SEATTLE - Federal prosecutors say indicted Washington state Auditor Troy Kelley paid more than $900,000 in stolen money to the high-priced law firm representing him, and they want a judge to look into whether that creates a conflict of interest for his attorney.
- Seattle to shutter dozens of medical marijuana dispensaries Updated: May-26-15 7:45 pm
SEATTLE - With Washington state overhauling its medical marijuana law, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray says the city is planning to shutter dozens of dispensaries.
- Stars missing for various reasons as Seahawks open OTAs Updated: May-26-15 7:32 pm
RENTON, Washington - Russell Wilson, Jimmy Graham and Cliff Avril were absent for personal reasons. Michael Bennett and Bruce Irvin were just absent.
- Seattle arena investor says no hockey-first plan yet Updated: May-26-15 6:01 pm
SEATTLE - Throughout the process, Seattle arena investor Chris Hansen has remained open to the idea of a hockey team being the first tenant for a proposed facility in the city's stadium district even if his focus is on basketball.
- Charges: Thief hit Seattle grocery workers with nunchucks Updated: May-26-15 3:47 pm
SEATTLE - A Seattle woman has been charged with assault after two grocery store workers said she struck them with nunchucks while stealing a bottle of shampoo.
- Seattle plans for protected bike lanes under Monorail Updated: May-26-15 6:15 am
SEATTLE - Seattle cyclists could be riding in their own protected lane on Fifth Avenue after advocacy groups have begun pushing the plan.
- Beef jerky comment gets northern Idaho lawmaker a whole case Updated: May-25-15 3:05 pm
BOISE, Idaho - A northern Idaho lawmaker's comment that she could go for days at a special session of the Legislature because she brought beef jerky has prompted a Washington state company to promise to send her a case.
- Mariners fall 8-2 to Blue Jays Updated: May-24-15 5:47 pm
TORONTO - Despite showing some promising signs, Seattle's Taijuan Walker couldn't put an end to his stretch of poor results.
- Encarnacion and Goins homer, Blue Jays beat Mariners 8-2 Updated: May-24-15 5:33 pm
TORONTO - Aaron Sanchez gave the Toronto Blue Jays the start they needed.
- Armed man who caused Seattle-area court evacuation arrested Updated: May-24-15 3:37 pm
EVERETT, Washington - Officials say a man who prompted the evacuation of a Washington state courthouse has been arrested without incident about a mile away from the building.
- Sounders and Sporting Kansas City play to 0-0 tie Updated: May-24-15 1:36 am
SEATTLE - Sporting Kansas City was down one of its top scorers, so it was up to Tim Melia and the defense to keep the Seattle Sounders off the scoreboard.
- Hospital: 1 boy injured in Enumclaw explosion is critical Updated: May-23-15 5:19 pm
ENUMCLAW, Washington - A hospital spokeswoman says one of two boys seriously injured in an explosion outside a home in Enumclaw, Washington, is in critical condition.
- King of Norway in Washington for commencement address Updated: May-23-15 2:41 pm
SEATTLE - Pacific Lutheran University students will have a royal visit at their graduation: King Harald V of Norway will deliver the commencement address.
- Seattle officer on leave as 2010 force incident investigated Updated: May-23-15 1:57 am
SEATTLE - The Seattle Police Department says an officer has been placed on leave pending administrative and criminal investigations into a 2010 use of force incident.
- Seattle zoo matriarch gorilla dies at 47 Updated: May-22-15 10:50 pm
SEATTLE - The Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle says its matriarch gorilla, Nina, has died at age 47.
- Demilitarizing the cops: States retool police training Updated: May-22-15 11:35 am
BURIEN, Washington - When prosecutor Dan Satterberg used to visit Washington state's police academy, the seas would part before him. Recruits would snap to attention, backs to the walls, and allow him to pass.
- After standoff, Seattle police find robbery suspect dead Updated: May-22-15 5:06 am
SEATTLE - Seattle police say that when officers entered a bank robbery suspect's home after a lengthy standoff, they found him dead of apparently self-inflicted wounds.
- Wash. search for parole violator turns up stolen police gear Updated: May-21-15 9:37 pm
ARLINGTON, Washington - When Arlington, Washington, police went to a home in search of a 29-year-old man sought on a parole violation warrant, they didn't find their man. They did find a 50-year-old Arlington man hiding in a closet under a pile of clothes. Turns out he, too, was sought on a parole violation warrant.
- 2 more applications for charter schools in Washington Updated: May-21-15 2:45 pm
SEATTLE - Two organizations have submitted applications this spring to open charter schools in Washington state.
- Spokane teachers approve one-day walkout May 27 Updated: May-21-15 1:35 am
SPOKANE, Washington - Spokane public school teachers and staff have voted to participate in a one-day strike on May 27, saying they want state lawmakers to fully fund basic education.