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  • AP State

    Suicide reported at Bellingham firing range

    BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a 71-year-old suburban Seattle man rented a pistol and then shot himself at a public Bellingham shooting range. The Bellingham Herald reports (https://goo.gl/ByhyYw ) sheriff’s deputies responded to the incident shortly at the Plantation Rifle Range Sunday afternoon. Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Doug Chadwick says employees told investigators […]
  • Burgess Local News

    Tim Burgess steps up to become latest Seattle mayor

    Tim Burgess will exit his role as city council member to become Seattle's next mayor as the city recovers from Ed Murray's resignation last week.
  • onewheel, seattle race Local News

    Seattle race proves tech is answer to city’s traffic problem

    It's no wonder that a "motorized skateboard" won a Seattle race between multiple modes of transportation through rush hour traffic.
  • AP State

    Woman arrested, accused of prowling cars at school shooting

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A woman who is accused of prowling through cars as parents searched for their children after the Freeman school shooting in Washington has been arrested. The Spokesman-Review reported (http://bit.ly/2xtrvKX ) Monday that Spokane County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested 33-year-old Nicole D. Jensen and are searching for a second suspect. Investigators say […]
  • AP State

    Monday’s Scores

    PREP FOOTBALL Kittitas 32, White Swan 14 ___ Some scores provided by Scorestream.com, http://scorestream.com/ _____ Keywords: Washington, Boys, Football, Prep Scores, High School Copyright © The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • Local News

    Abrupt turnaround: After months of dry weather, snow reported in Cascades

    There wasn't much of a grace period between Western Washington's dry summer weather and the inevitable wet fall and winter many of us dread.
  • Local News

    Former Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels: ‘New mayor will be successful if not remembered’

    As the Seattle City Council gets ready to choose the next mayor from within its own ranks as early as Monday, a former Seattle mayor is taking the long view on the past week’s history-making developments at City Hall.
  • Local News

    When can we talk about preparing for a nuclear attack?

    Currently, it is illegal in Washington state for emergency managers to even prepare for a nuclear attack. But maybe it's time to change the policy.
  • Bruce Harrell Local News

    Who will become Seattle’s 55th mayor?

    On Friday, Mayor Bruce Harrell announced he will not continue to serve as the city's mayor. The role will be turned over to another city council member.
  • AP State

    The Latest: OxyContin maker asks court to dismiss city case

    SEATTLE (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit filed by a Washington city against the maker of OxyContin (all times local): 3:30p.m. The manufacturer of the pain medication OxyContin is asking a federal judge to dismiss a Washington city’s lawsuit seeking to hold it accountable for damages from the illegal trafficking of its painkiller. Everett, […]
  • AP State

    Seattle councilman becomes the city’s 3rd mayor in a week

    SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle on Monday got its third mayor in less than a week following the resignation last week of Ed Murray amid allegations he sexually abused teenage boys decades ago. The City Council named Councilman Tim Burgess, a former Seattle police detective, to serve as mayor until voters elect a replacement in November. […]
  • AP State

    The Latest: Police say school shooting suspect had manifesto

    ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on a fatal shooting last week at a high school in Washington state (all times local): 1:00 p.m. Police who searched the home of a 15-year-old boy arrested in last week’s shooting of four students at a rural Washington state high school found guns, ammunition and what was described […]
  • AP State

    Group sues over Navy’s plans for training in national forest

    SEATTLE (AP) — A new lawsuit is challenging a decision by the U.S. Forest Service to let the Navy use Olympic National Forest for expanded electronic-warfare training exercises. The Forest Service in late July issued the Navy a special permit that will allow it to drive three mobile electronic transmitters onto roads in the forest […]
  • AP State

    Oregon State QB Jake Luton back home after scary injury

    CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State quarterback Jake Luton is back with the Beavers after taking a scary hit in their loss to Washington State and being removed from the field on a stretcher. The school tweeted Saturday night that Luton had been released from Pullman Regional Hospital and returned to Corvallis. Luton had movement […]
  • AP State

    City asks judge to let case against OxyContin maker proceed

    SEATTLE (AP) — A Washington city that says the pain medication OxyContin has devastated the community asked a federal judge Monday to let it move forward with its lawsuit seeking to hold the pill’s manufacturer accountable for damages. Everett, a working-class city of about 108,000 north of Seattle, sued Connecticut-based Purdue Pharma in January, alleging […]

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