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  • Pierce County prosecutor Wikipedia edits traced to spokesman

    TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — The spokesman for Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist has been barred from making edits to his boss’s Wikipedia page after trying to delete unfavorable references. The News Tribune reports that spokesman James Lynch tried to make the changes in March, removing references and links to articles that questioned some of Lindquist’s […]
  • Sunday morning fire destroys Spokane landmark eatery

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Fire has destroyed a landmark restaurant in Spokane. The fire early Sunday morning destroyed Shogun, a sushi and hibachi restaurant east of downtown. Firefighters attempted to enter the building and attack the fire from inside, but were unable to because of heavy smoke and flames. Multiple engines poured fire on the […]
  • Spokane man missing and presumed dead at Palouse Falls

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A Spokane man is missing and presumed dead after Franklin County sheriff’s deputies say he did not surface from the water under Palouse Falls. Franklin County officials received reports at about 5:30 p.m. Saturday that a 23-year-old man was sucked under the raging waterfall while swimming with his friends. The Spokesman-Review […]
  • Google touts $1.8 billion investment in Oregon data center

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Google has issued a report highlighting the economic contributions of its six U.S. data centers, including its original facility in The Dalles. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports the Silicon Valley company said Monday it has invested $10.5 billion building data centers across the country since 2006, when it opened its Oregon location along […]
  • Fire destroys house in Everett

    EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — A house caught fire in Everett, destroying the inside of the home that had recently been vacated. KOMO reports the fire was reported by neighbors around 2:30 a.m. Monday. Nobody was hurt, although firefighters arrived to find flames shooting from multiple sides of the building. Investigators are looking into the cause. […]
  • Sounders beat Minnesota 3-1 for 1st win of season

    SEATTLE (AP) — Gustav Svensson and Will Bruin scored in a three-minute span midway through the first half and the Seattle Sounders won for the first time this season, beating Minnesota United 3-1 on Sunday. Jordy Delem added a goal in second-half stoppage time for Seattle. The Sounders (1-3-1), MLS Cup winners in 2016 and […]
  • Rangers avoid series sweep with 7-4 win over Mariners

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nomar Mazara and Joey Gallo hit impressive home runs in the same inning, and the Texas Rangers avoided a series sweep with a 7-4 win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. Mazara pulled a shot into the right-center seats beyond the Rangers bullpen in the fourth, a drive that would have […]
  • Officers investigating deadly Seattle neighborhood shooting

    SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say they are investigating a shooting that left one man dead. According to law enforcement officials, police officers responded early Sunday morning to a report of a shooting in the Ballard neighborhood. Officers say they found a 29-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the chest. Officers performed CPR, but […]
  • Mariners recall Ramirez for season debut in finale at Texas

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have recalled right-hander Erasmo Ramirez from a rehab assignment at Triple-A Tacoma to make his season debut starting the series finale at Texas. Ramirez didn’t appear in a spring training game and started the season on the disabled list because of a strained right lat. Seattle made the […]
  • Ballot measure would raise age to buy semi-automatic weapons

    TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — An organization that supports stricter gun regulations has announced a new ballot measure proposal to raise the minimum age to buy a semi-automatic weapon in Washington from 18 to 21, along with several other restrictions. The News Tribune reports the Alliance for Gun Responsibility will need roughly 260,000 signatures before the […]