MyNorthwest Staff

MyNorthwest Staff

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The team that brings you MyNorthwest.com: Dalton Day, Frank Sumrall, and Logan Gilbert.

Meet Tucker, the Mariners’ new clubhouse dog

The Mariners went "outside the diamond" to acquire another major roster addition for their late-summer postseason push.
2 days ago

Mini heat wave to hit Western Washington this weekend

A second smaller heat wave is set to start Aug. 6 after a record-breaking six days of 90-degree weather last week.
2 days ago

Prosecutor declines to charge officer in killing of Juan Rene Hummel in Bothell

The Snohomish County Prosecutors' office announced that they will not be charging the officer who shot Juan Rene Hummel Jr. in 2020.
3 days ago

Housing inventory on the rise in the Pacific Northwest, most available units since 2019

Alongside increased inflation, mortgage rates have spiked nationally, with July's 5.41% mark the highest since June 2009 (5.42%).
3 days ago

Tim Eyman loses home in Mukilteo to creditors over campaign finance violations

A bankruptcy Judge has ordered Tim Eyman to sell his Mukilteo home as financial restitution for his outstanding $5.6 million in civil penalties.
3 days ago

Seattle releases draft map of new city council districts

The Seattle Redistricting Commission has released its proposed new district map.
3 days ago

Wildfire near Moses Lake evacuates Lind, destroys 10 homes

In Eastern Washington, the small town of Lind, near Moses lake, was evacuated Thursday afternoon.
4 days ago

Blue Angels return to Seattle for Seafair after two year absence

After being gone from the Emerald city for more then two years, since before the COVID-19 pandemic began, the Blue Angels will once again take flight over Seattle.
5 days ago

Dems crash Smiley’s election-night party with abortion-rights protest

Pro-abortion activists protested candidate Tiffany Smiley's "extreme anti-abortion stance" outside an election watch party hosted by Smiley.
5 days ago

Steve Hobbs, Julie Anderson leading in Secretary of State primary election

Incumbent Steve Hobbs and Julie Anderson are now leading in the primary election race for Secretary of State, garnering 40.7% and 13.1% of the vote, respectively.
6 days ago

Larkin overtakes Dunn in fight to face Schrier in 8th district general election

Kim Schrier and Matt Larkin are now leading in the primary election race for the 8th U.S. House District, garnering 48.1% and 16.7% of the vote, respectively.
6 days ago

Kent closes the gap in 3rd Congressional District primary election; Herrera Beutler on the hot seat

Incumbent Jaime Herrera Beutler's (R) slim lead over Joe Kent (R) was cut in half after Thursday night results were tallied in the primary election race for the 3rd U.S. House District.
6 days ago

Patty Murray, Tiffany Smiley advance to US Senate general election

Patty Murray and Tiffany Smiley are leading in the primary election race for the U.S. Senate, garnering 53.9% and 32.0% of the vote, respectively.
6 days ago

SPD detective reveals harrowing details of the night Rep. Jayapal’s life was threatened

An SPD detective justifies finding probable cause against the man charged with felony harassment against Rep. Pramila Jayapal.
6 days ago

83% of voters undecided in King County Prosecuting Attorney race

83% of King County voters are undecided on the prosecuting attorney race, according to a recent poll conducted by the Northwest Progressive Institute.
6 days ago

WA reps ‘demand answers’ from USPS over mail backlog

The last day to return your ballot for the primary is August 2, but with postal delays some are worried about getting counted in time for the election.
6 days ago

A guide to finding the closest ballot box for WA’s midterm primary

There are more than 70 official drop box locations in King County, including more than 30 in Seattle. 
6 days ago

Vantage wildfire rages in Eastern WA, burning 5000 acres

A wildfire in Eastern Washington is burning over 5,000 acres and is threatening approximately 40 homes and other pieces of key infrastructure.
6 days ago

Ferry captain resigns after last week’s crash at West Seattle dock

Drug and alcohol tests for the entire crew came back negative, according to the ferry spokesperson.
7 days ago

Seafair returns with Fleet Week, new Navy VR experience, and more

The spectacle known as the Boeing Maritime Celebration Seattle Fleet Week returns to Seafair once again after two years of hiatus due to the pandemic
7 days ago

Man drowns in the Wenatchee river after innertube flipped

On Saturday near Dryden, Wash. a man drowned in the Wenatchee river after his innertube flipped according to a release from the Chelan County Sheriff's Office.
7 days ago

‘Nature’s air-conditioning’ brings cooler weather after record breaking heat

Now the weather is returning to the mid-70s for what most residents see as the typical summer weather.
7 days ago

Primary Prep: A preview of some of Washington state 2022 top races

Are we in for a Red Wave in the 2022 mid-term election? Or will Americans firmly opposed go blue in an attempt to keep such ideology at bay?
7 days ago

Dori: Homeland Special Agent leads local fentanyl drug bust, looks for long-term solutions

In the past week, Hammer's team discovered and shut down a fentanyl lab that was manufacturing pills in Whatcom County.
8 days ago