October 20, 2014 @ 11:16 am
The U.S. Department of Energy's inspector general on Monday said it could not determine if a whistleblower on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation was fired for raising safety concerns because two contractors failed to provide all the documents needed in the investigation.
October 20, 2014 @ 11:12 am
Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson sent a letter to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee urging passage of a bill targeting sex trafficking on the Internet.
October 20, 2014 @ 11:08 am
A 24-year-old Vancouver man accused of killing his newborn son because the infant was fussy appeared in court Monday and was ordered held on $750,000 bail for investigation of murder.
October 20, 2014 @ 11:04 am
A recent opinion by a legislative ethics board clears Republican Sen. Pam Roach of ethics violations for all-expenses-paid trips in 2013 to Turkey and Azerbaijan.
October 20, 2014 @ 10:58 am
Police say a 15-year-old girl on her way to Hudson's Bay High School Monday morning in Vancouver was struck by a school bus in a crosswalk.
October 20, 2014 @ 11:13 am
A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit brought by Seattle police officers who said new guidelines on using force jeopardized their safety.
October 20, 2014 @ 9:36 am
The Sedro-Woolley Police Department recently purchased four new cameras for patrol officers to record contact with the public.
October 20, 2014 @ 9:32 am
Students from Bellingham Technical College helped the Whatcom County sheriff's office outfit its new 18-ton mine-resistant truck.
October 20, 2014 @ 9:24 am
A 67-foot yacht that sank Friday off Dungeness Spit near Sequim (skwim) did not spill any of the 700 gallons of diesel on board.
October 20, 2014 @ 11:01 am
Music can cure the blues, but can it help find a cure for cancer? A group of Seattle bands has come together to honor a young girl who lost her life to the disease and to raise money for research.
October 20, 2014 @ 8:16 am
A truck wreck on southbound Interstate 5 in north Seattle early Monday went from bad to worse as other vehicles crashed on spilled fuel and commuters backed up for 10 miles trying to drive into the city.
October 20, 2014 @ 7:48 am
A food fair on wheels is planned in downtown Spokane where John Shriner hopes to set up a year-round food truck park near the corner of Sprague and Perry.
October 20, 2014 @ 10:39 am
News of an Ebola death in the U.S. prompted calls for a travel ban, schools closed and people talked about going home and staying there. Emotions sometimes win out over reason, according to an assistant professor at the U.W. Evans School of Public Affairs
October 20, 2014 @ 6:39 am
If you think Seattle's new protected bike lane on Second Ave. is a big deal, it's just the tip of the iceberg as the city gears up to implement the Bicycle Master Plan aimed at dramatically expanding the number of riders and facilities across Seattle.
October 20, 2014 @ 9:32 am
Over 40 gallons of diesel fuel were spilled on I-5 south in a collision involving two semi-trucks early Monday morning.