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REAL ID airport...
Bill Kaczaraba

REAL ID delayed in WA state, across the nation

The Department of Homeland Security announced Monday that it is delaying the REAL ID enforcement to May 7, 2025.
2 months ago
social workers...
Bill Kaczaraba

Everett developing alternative 911 responses by using more social workers

The city of Everett is developing ways to deal with 911 calls by sending social workers as first responders involving mental health issues.
2 months ago
ATM theft...
Colleen West, KIRO 7 News

One-ton ATM dragged from Northgate bank found on roadside

Three men used a van and a chain to rip out an ATM from a bank’s vestibule wall early Monday, leaving a trail of destruction behind.
2 months ago
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KIRO 7 News Staff

Troopers searching for suspect after 74-year-old woman carjacked in Kent

The Washington State Patrol is searching for a suspected carjacker who stole a 74-year-old woman’s car after he caused a four-car collision in Kent on Saturday.
3 months ago
Renton Child...
Deborah Horne, KIRO 7 News

Search continues for Renton road rage shooter; young victim improving

A 9-year-old Isiah Johns boy is still hospitalized in serious condition after he was shot in the face and chest during a road rage incident on state Route 167 in Renton.
3 months ago
High-end purses like the one shown in this photo were stolen from the Tacoma home. (Getty Images)...
Darren Dedo

High-end purses stolen in Tacoma home invasion

Tacoma Police are looking for three suspects in a home invasion robbery of high-end purses worth thousands of dollars.
3 months ago
KIRO 7 News Staff

Bolt Creek fire near Skykomish prompts evacuations, road closures

The Bolt Creek Fire, which started north of Skykomish on early Saturday morning, has grown to approximately 2,000 acres, according to the Washington State Department of Natural Resources.
5 months ago
Photo by David McNew...
MyNorthwest Staff

A codified Roe first requires the constitutional right to privacy, former AG explains

Rob McKenna went on Seattle's Morning News to speak with Dave Ross and Colleen O'Brien to talk about the Roe decision from a legal standpoint.
7 months ago
Grocery stores...
Nicole Jennings

Freeway, mountain pass closures hit Puget Sound region grocery stores with shortages

After Washington's major thoroughfares across the mountains were closed all weekend, grocery stores are feeling the pinch in product shortages.
1 year ago