Image: At left, U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., speaks during a news conference on Tuesday, Jan. 9...
MyNorthwest Staff

‘It’s absolutely unacceptable:’ Washington officials react to Trump rally shooting

Washington officials have reacted to a shooting that broke out at a rally for former President Donald Trump on Saturday.
20 hours ago
Auburn shooting...
Bill Kaczaraba

Auburn late-night shooting leaves one teenage boy dead

The Auburn community was shaken by a deadly shooting late Friday night. Police received reports of gunfire in the 500 Block of A Street SE.
20 hours ago
Fitness guru Richard Simmons died Saturday at age 76. (AP)...
MARK KENNEDY, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

TV’s silly fitness guru Richard Simmons dies at 76

Richard Simmons, TV's court jester of physical fitness who built an empire by urging the overweight to exercise and eat better, has died.
23 hours ago
Photo: KIRO Newsradio is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its "newsradio" format with a special ...
MyNorthwest Staff

KIRO celebrates 50th anniversary of ‘newsradio’ format with special alumni broadcast

KIRO Newsradio is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its "newsradio" format with a special broadcast featuring several prominent alumni.
1 day ago
Photo: Police swarm Alderwood Mall in Lynnwood after shooting on July 3....
James Lynch

Police identify 2 girls who were with alleged Alderwood Mall shooter

There are new developments in last week's deadly shooting at Alderwood Mall. Jayda Woods-Johnson, 13, was killed.
1 day ago
Renton bus crash...
Shawn Garrett, KIRO 7 News

Eight injured after bus crashes into Renton ravine

A bus driver suffered a medical emergency, crashing the bus into a ravine in Renton, injuring eight people on board.
1 day ago
Actor Alec Baldwin reacts during his trial for involuntary manslaughter for the 2021 fatal shooting...
Associated Press

Case dismissed against Alec Baldwin in fatal shooting of cinematographer

A nearly three-year legal saga for Alec Baldwin in the fatal shooting of a cinematographer ended Friday with the actor cleared of wrongdoing.
1 day ago
Photo: A sea lion pup at the Point Defiance Zoo bonds with its mother....
Julia Dallas

Sea lion pup earns her name at local zoo; another animal expecting

Woodland Park Zoo and Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium both have news! Two animals are experiencing motherhood for the first time.
2 days ago
Photo: Saks OFF 5th at Westlake Center in downtown Seattle will close on July 20....
Bill Kaczaraba

Departure of Saks from downtown Seattle hits retail core with another bit of bad news

Downtown Seattle’s retail core is taking another hit with the announcement that Saks OFF 5th will close this month.
2 days ago
portland hospitals...
Frank Sumrall

2,400 patients potentially exposed to HIV, hepatitis in Portland hospitals

More than 2,400 patients at hospitals in Portland, Oregon could have potentially been exposed to infectious diseases -- including hepatitis B, C and HIV.
2 days ago
pioneer fire...
Frank Sumrall

Pioneer fire, burning since June 8, only 14% contained

The Pioneer Fire, which has burned for the past 34 days, is now approximately 12,265 acres in size and is only 14% contained.
2 days ago
tacoma lagoon...
Frank Sumrall

68-year-old man sucked into drain pipe, drowns in Tacoma lagoon

A man who died earlier this week by drowning in a Tacoma lagoon at Titlow Park and Lodge has been identified as Robert Logan Jr., 68.
2 days ago
renton teenager shot...
Frank Sumrall

Teenager shot multiple times in Renton, in critical condition

A teenager is currently in critical condition after he was shot several times in Renton early Friday morning.
2 days ago
Photo: Police say a man reached for his chicken sandwich, flipping his car....
Bill Kaczaraba

Oops! Chicken sandwich causes car to flip in Vancouver, WA

It turned out to be a very bad day for a man who dropped his chicken sandwich in his car. He flipped his vehicle reaching for it.
2 days ago
Photo: Locals living along Aurora Avenue are dealing with yet another shooting in their neighborhoo...
James Lynch

‘Just senseless violence:’ Neighbors grapple with another shooting along Aurora

Locals living along Aurora Avenue are dealing with yet another shooting in their neighborhood as they call for an end to violence.
3 days ago
Photo: A brick was thrown at a truck on I-90 Tuesday morning. It could be the same man who threw a ...
Sam Campbell

I-90 brick-throwing suspect ‘could be’ same man who threw rocks at drivers in June

The man who threw a brick into a truck on I-90 Tuesday morning could be the same man in last month's attack on Rainier Avenue.
3 days ago
Photo: Law enforcement responding to deadly crash in Tacoma at 6th and S. Alder.in April....
Luke Duecy

Felony-level traffic crime in King County up nearly 150% compared to 2019

King County officials are warning drivers to take extra precautions with the region facing a 143% increase in felony-level traffic crime compared to 2019.
3 days ago
Adam Smith biden...
Charlie Harger and Bill Kaczaraba, MyNorthwest

WA Congressman Adam Smith: ‘Impossible’ for President Biden to win re-election

Washington Congressman Adam Smith, a Democrat, is ramping up his calls on President Biden to drop out of the race.
3 days ago
MOD Pizza...
Bill Kaczaraba

It’s a MOD world: Pizza company saved from bankruptcy, for the moment

MOD Pizza, teetering on the brink of bankruptcy, has been purchased by Elite Restaurant Group. (Getty Group)
3 days ago
burien fire...
Frank Sumrall

Burien school fire now being investigated as arson, latest in series of statewide fires

A King County fire marshal said the department's investigation leads them to believe the Burien school fire was an act of arson.
3 days ago
Vancouver earthquake...
Frank Sumrall

6.4-magnitude earthquake recorded off Vancouver Island coast

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake was recorded off the coast of B.C.'s Vancouver Island Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
3 days ago
costco...
Frank Sumrall

Costco membership fees increasing for first time in 7 years

Starting Sept. 1, the cost of a Costco membership will increase by $5-$10, marking the first time membership fees have jumped in seven years.
3 days ago
Noah Bagby, 17, was shot and killed on July 3. (Photo courtesy of KIRO 7)...
Samantha Lomibao, KIRO 7 News

‘He was bigger than life;’ Auburn family remembers teen murdered an hour before 18th birthday

Auburn Police are searching for the suspect who murdered a 17-year-old near his home one week ago.
3 days ago
Photo: A shootout happened Saturday night, just after 3 a.m., near the corner of Aurora Avenue Nort...
James Lynch

Surveillance video captures shootout between rival pimps on Aurora

A shootout happened Saturday night, just after 3 a.m., near the corner of Aurora Avenue North and North 101st Street.
4 days ago