- Trooper shoots charging bear near southern Alaska campground Updated: May-19-15 1:10 pm
SITKA, Alaska - An Alaska Wildlife Trooper shot and killed a charging bear that had been roaming a southern Alaska estuary and campground for about a month.
- Gov. Inslee signs oil train safety bill Updated: May-14-15 4:32 pm
OLYMPIA, Washington - Gov. Jay Inslee signed into law a measure Thursday that attempts to improve the safety of oil transportation as a sharp increase in trains carrying volatile crude oil poses new safety and environmental risks in the state.
- Geoduck farming takes off as demand for clams grows in Asia Updated: May-14-15 1:34 am
HARSTINE ISLAND, Washington - A growing middle class in Asia is driving demand for an odd-shaped giant clam that thrives in the inland waters of the Pacific Northwest.