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  • AP State

    Man charged in 3 sex assault cases faces new allegations

    BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — A Washington man who has been charged with sexually assaulting two girls and raping an intoxicated woman is now facing additional sex assault charges in a fourth case. The Bellingham Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2w1cgVQ ) Carlos A. Scott, aka Carlos Alberto Rivera, of Bellingham, has been arrested four times the past four […]
  • AP State

    Mom who rushed to school shooting scene had purse stolen

    ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP) — Authorities are searching for a thief who made off with the purse of a parent who rushed to check on her child following the school shooting this week in Washington state. The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said the thief has racked up more than $36,000 in fraudulent charges. “Property crimes themselves […]
  • AP State

    Man sentenced to 18 years for killing homeless woman

    TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a man has been sentenced for killing a 29-year-old woman. The Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office says Jess Golden was sentenced Friday to 18 years in prison for the murder of Audreyanna Newell. The prosecutor’s office says Tacoma police were called to the 5800 block of Marine View Drive Jan. […]
  • seattle weather, la nina Local News

    Another La Nina is likely coming to the Northwest this winter

    The National Weather Service has issued a La Nina warning, stating it is likely that a second La Nina season will hit the Northwest over winter.
  • AP State

    State bar recommends disciplinary hearing for prosecutor

    TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Officials with the Washington State Bar Association have recommended that Pierce County prosecutor face a disciplinary hearing over his appearance on a talk show during a murder trial that might have violated rules of professional conduct. The News Tribune reported (https://goo.gl/TU2AMa ) Friday that the Bar Association’s Office of Disciplinary Counsel […]
  • AP State

    Homeless man pleads guilty to torching Bellevue mosque

    BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a homeless man who set fire to a Bellevue mosque in January has pleaded guilty to reckless burning. The Seattle Times reports (https://goo.gl/JgUZ28 ) no one was injured in the Jan. 14 fire, but Bellevue Fire Department officials say it destroyed about half of the Islamic Center of Eastside. […]
  • Bruce Harrell Local News

    Bruce Harrell declines to remain Seattle mayor

    Bruce Harrell will not remain Seattle's interim mayor after Ed Murray stepped down. The council will now select another colleague.
  • seattle, airbnb, housing Local News

    Seattle considers nightly tax, new regulations for Airbnb hosts

    The City of Seattle is considering a tax on Airbnb businesses as it attempts to balance the service with its housing crisis.
  • shooting AP State

    Documents: School shooting came after troubling behavior

    ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP) — Caleb Sharpe rode the bus to his high school in a tiny Washington state town, carrying a black duffel bag. The 15-year-old walked to a second-floor hallway, pulled an assault weapon from the bag and tried to load it, authorities said. It jammed, and a classmate walked up. “I always knew […]
  • Spokane street Local News

    Seattle clears out large swath of land under West Seattle Bridge

    Seattle's next focus to clear out homeless camps will start along Spokane Street under the West Seattle Bridge, in the city's industrial district.
  • Space Needle renovation Local News

    Massive Space Needle renovation underway

    The costly renovation of the Seattle Space Needle officially began Friday. The renovation will cost about $100 million and could last years.
  • AP State

    Friday’s Scores

    PREP FOOTBALL Aberdeen 56, Elma 34 Adna 18, Toledo 14 Almira/Coulee-Hartline 40, Touchet 8 Archbishop Murphy 35, King’s 7 Arlington 54, Marysville-Getchell 14 Auburn 42, Decatur 27 Bainbridge 44, King’s Way Christian School 0 Ballard 43, Ingraham 18 Bellevue 30, Tumwater 13 Black Hills 25, Prairie 22 Blanchet 32, Juanita 7 Bonney Lake 21, Mount […]
  • AP State

    Correa, Gattis lift Astros over Mariners as Paxton stumbles

    HOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Correa and Evan Gattis had two hits apiece and each drove in a run as the Houston Astros jumped on James Paxton and cruised to a 5-2 win over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night to move closer to clinching the American League West. Houston’s magic number dropped to two, meaning […]
  • Local News

    Father of Alaska was ‘Uncle of Washington state’

    Our economy in Washington state is so diversified now, it’s easy to forget that Alaska was once the source of a much greater proportion of business activity.
  • Bruce Harrell, Seattle mayor Local News

    Bruce Harrell to decide if he’ll remain Seattle mayor

    Seattle's new mayor, Bruce Harrell, will announce whether he’ll choose to stay in the position until the November election.

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