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  • AP State

    Lawsuit: Pierce County mistreating mentally in in jails

    SEATTLE (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union says in a federal lawsuit that Pierce County and the sheriff’s office is violating the rights of mentally ill people held in its jail by subjecting them to illegal restraints and isolation. Holding mentally ill inmates in solitary confinement without medications or access to treatment causes additional […]
  • AP State

    Bryce Love leads the way on AP All-Pac-12 team

    No surprise here: Stanford’s Bryce Love leads The Associated Press All-Pac-12 Conference football team. Love was named the AP’s All-Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Year by unanimous vote, and also earned first-team honors at running back. It was the latest of many honors this season for the junior, who is one of three finalists for […]
  • AP State

    Son charged with mistreatment of mother found in filth

    EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — A Washington man has been charged with criminal mistreatment after his 81-year-old mother was found lying in filth with a broken hip and bound legs. The Everett Herald reports 53-year-old Kenneth Strandt was charged Tuesday. He remains in Snohomish County Jail on $150,000 bail. Strandt was arrested Friday after he called […]
  • net neutrality Local News

    Net neutrality protests target Washington Verizon stores

    The threat to America's net neutrality policy has spurred protests at Verizon stores across Washington state and the nation.
  • AP State

    78-year-old man hit by Yakima police car expected to be OK

    YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A man hit by a Yakima police car while crossing the street suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The Yakima Herald reports that the 78-year-old man hit Tuesday evening suffered a broken arm and a dislocated shoulder. Yakima police say the officer involved is assigned as a school resource officer. The officer was leaving […]
  • AP State

    Plan to capture deer with helicopters and nets postponed

    KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — A project to use helicopters and nets to catch mule deer in Washington state has been postponed. The Tri-City Herald reports that the project has been rescheduled to January because the aircraft’s operator will not be available this month. The Washington State Fish and Wildlife project will fit satellite collars on […]
  • Vancouver Local News

    After Pearl Harbor, volunteers scanned Washington’s skies

    A half-hour show, called “Eyes Aloft,” was produced each week for members of the Aircraft Warning Service, a corps of volunteer observers and clerical workers who donated their time to keep vigil over the sky during WWII.
  • AP State

    Blake’s 26 points lead Idaho past Washington State 91-64

    MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Brayon Blake scored 26 points and grabbed eight rebounds, Victor Sanders added 19 points and Idaho blew out Washington State 91-64 on Wednesday night. Blake scored nine straight points, starting a 16-2 run for the Vandals (6-2) and a 22-6 lead barely five minutes into the game. They hit 4 of […]
  • viaduct Local News

    Seattle viaduct’s days are numbered

    The Washington State Department of Transportation has begun planning for the Alaskan Way Viaduct demolition which could start earlier than expected.
  • AP State

    Thybulle scores 19 as Washington stuns No. 2 Kansas, 74-65

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Matisse Thybulle hit five 3-pointers and scored 19 points, Jaylen Nowell added 15 and Washington led most of the way in upsetting second-ranked Kansas 74-65 on Wednesday night. Noah Dickerson added 13 points and 14 rebounds for the Huskies (7-2), who knocked the Jayhawks (7-1) from the ranks of the […]
  • Lake Forest Park Local News

    One killed in Lake Forest Park crash

    One person is dead after a crash in Lake Forest Park.
  • AP State

    Mariners, Angels each get $1 million for Ohtani from Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Seattle Mariners and Los Angeles Angels each have acquired $1 million in international bonus pool money from the Minnesota Twins, aiding their pursuit of Japanese outfielder and pitcher Shohei Ohtani. The teams announced the deals Wednesday night. Seattle sent minor league catcher David Banuelos to Minnesota, while the Angels traded minor […]
  • AP State

    Hall of Fame QB Warren Moon sued for sexual harassment

    Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon has been accused of sexual harassment by an assistant for his sports marketing firm, according to a lawsuit filed in California. The civil lawsuit was filed on Monday in Orange County Superior Court. According to court documents, Wendy Haskell alleges Moon made “unwanted and unsolicited” sexual advances as part […]
  • AP State

    106-year-old cedar tree illegally cut down near Darrington

    DARRINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Officials say a 106-year-old cedar tree was illegally cut down northeast of Seattle near Darrington over the weekend. The Daily Herald reported Wednesday that the tree previously stood in Squire Creek Park just west of town. Snohomish County Parks and Recreation officials say someone who appeared to have little experience felling […]
  • Lifestyle

    The Latest: Judges hear arguments in travel ban challenge

    SEATTLE (AP) — The Latest on legal challenges to President Donald Trump’s travel restrictions (all times local): 3:25 p.m. Three judges on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals say they’ll rule “as soon as practical” on the state of Hawaii’s legal challenge to President Donald Trump’s latest travel restrictions. Judges Ronald Gould, Richard Paez […]

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