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Skiers rejoice, drivers fret: Winter storm to bring 2019-12-11 10:41:32Those having to drive over the passes will fret, but skiers will be dancing the happy dance this week as a winter storm finally finds its way into the

Incarcerated students in Washington have access to internet 2019-12-11 10:00:43For the first time ever in Washington state, incarcerated students have access to the Internet. It is a breakthrough in education for those locked up

4 children found safe in Eastern Washington after 2019-12-10 23:24:03Authorities found the four children, ages 7-16, who were reported Tuesday night in an Amber Alert, in Cheney, about 20 minutes outside of Spokane.

$600,000 to boost to security around King County 2019-12-10 22:25:19The Metropolitan King County Council, on Wednesday, takes up $600,000 emergency appropriation to boost security around the county courthouse.  A

Poll: Backing for impeachment declines, but Democrats beat 2019-12-10 21:31:51A slight majority of Americans do not want President Trump impeached and removed from office, according to the latest Quinnipiac University national p

Congress to Navy: Monitor, report noise from Growler 2019-12-10 18:25:59Congress will require that the U.S. Navy monitor and report noise from its EA-18G Growler jets stationed at Naval Air Station Whidbey.  Jet noise

Seattle to drop city speed limits to 25 2019-12-10 16:23:06Speed limits on city streets will be dropping to 25 mph as part of an overall $20 million plan to increase safety on city streets, Seattle Mayor Jenny

North Cascades Highway closes for winter, latest time 2019-12-10 16:10:22The scenic North Cascades Highway, state Route 20, closes for the winter at 6 a.m. Wednesday morning.

WSDOT: Despite 26% decrease in tunnel after tolling, 2019-12-10 14:56:54Over a quarter of the total vehicles on a weekday through the state Route 99 tunnel opted out of taking the route under the city once tolling started,

CenturyLink will pay $6.1 million in Attorney General 2019-12-10 14:06:35CenturyLink will pay state of Washington $6.1 million, to settle AG Ferguson's class action lawsuit over hidden and deceptive fees.

New UW research tackles fire forecasting to better 2019-12-10 10:14:47New research from the University of Washington tackles fire forecasting -- all in an effort to better manage powerful wildfires in the future. Scient

Now that's a shark tank! Seattle approves $34 2019-12-10 10:00:59The Seattle City Council unanimously approved on Monday a $34 million contribution to a new Ocean Pavilion at the Seattle Aquarium, which could cost u

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Yakima City Council pulls strong mayor question off New! 2019-12-11 22:02:20The Yakima City Council will not put a proposal to switch to a new form of government before voters in a Feb. 11 special election. The council voted u

Ex-Walmart employee accused of threatening to blow up New! 2019-12-11 21:08:00Yakima police say a former Walmart employee threatened to blow up a West Valley store and kill two managers Tuesday. An assistant manager at the store

Need health insurance through the Washington Health Benefit New! 2019-12-11 21:03:57Time is running out to sign up for health insurance through the state's marketplace for next year. Open enrollment closes at 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Dec.

Bellevue City Council updates rules for homeless encampments New! 2019-12-11 20:56:31“We are balancing the right of a religious organization to minister to people with the ability to regulate time, place and manner of the activit

Doctors end protest to demand flu vaccines for New! 2019-12-11 19:57:03San Diego (AP) — A group of doctors on Wednesday ended a three-day protest against the U.S. government’s refusal to allow the flu vaccine

Decency rule nixed after Alaska swimmer disqualified New! 2019-12-11 19:35:56ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A bathing suit decency rule that disqualified an Alaska high school swimmer from a race has been eliminated. KTVA repor

Arkansas temporarily halted from enforcing meat-labeling law New! 2019-12-11 19:03:24LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday restricted Arkansas from enforcing a law that bans using terms such as “burger&rdquo

Governor outlines Alaska budget that would rely on New! 2019-12-11 18:48:27ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy proposed a state budget Wednesday that would rely heavily on savings, after a push for deep c

Man who rammed police car after chase gets New! 2019-12-11 18:31:50EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A judge sentenced a Woodburn man to 12 years in prison Tuesday for leading Springfield police on a high-speed chase in 2017

Seattle is lowering speed limits to 25 mph. 2019-12-11 18:01:47Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan has announced that her administration will lower speed limits on all arterials — busy streets with a dividing line &m

Here are some of the recommended changes for 2019-12-11 17:50:08The recommendations will inform the district over the next year as it works to reform the advanced learning program, a process that will be “fra

Washington state OKs some of the nation’s toughest 2019-12-11 17:30:30SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state is adopting some of the nation’s most aggressive overtime rules, restoring protections for hundreds of tho

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New Zealand hospitals order skin to treat volcano New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25WHAKATANE, New Zealand – New Zealand medical staff were working around the clock Thursday treating severely burned survivors of a volcanic erupt

As Newtown students grow up, some turn to New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25NEWTOWN, Conn. – They were children themselves when they lost siblings, friends, and schoolmates in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. T

Trump pays $2 million in damages ordered by New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25President Donald Trump has paid $2 million in court-ordered damages for misusing funds in a tax-exempt charity he controlled, the New York Attorney Ge

Impeachment trial: Trump wants drama, but GOP wants New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25WASHINGTON – Donald Trump wants more than acquittal. He wants vindication. With impeachment by the House appearing certain, the president has ma

Spokane City Council proposes expansion of its budget, New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25Brushing aside strong criticism from Mayor David Condon, the Spokane City Council has proposed budget changes that would substantially increase the sc

Weinstein reaches tentative $25M deal with accusers New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25NEW YORK – A tentative $25 million settlement revealed Wednesday to end nearly every sexual misconduct lawsuit brought against Harvey Weinstein

Sportsplex to host 2022 national track championships, supporters New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25The $53 million indoor prep sports complex in downtown Spokane is still just a giant hole in the dirt, but organizers already have an event lined up f

Aid for Angelman syndrome: Mother creates tincture she New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25Shari Blum first heard about the rare neuro-genetic disorder Angelman syndrome when her daughter Elizabeth was 13 months old. The syndrone’s sym

McMorris Rodgers joins Democrats, region’s Republicans to pass New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25A bipartisan bill that offers a streamlined, long-term visa program for migrant agricultural workers and strengthens federal oversight of their employ

Spokane Aurora Northwest Rotary Club donates $10K in New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25Vanessa Behan is getting ready to open a new, larger facility in Spokane and the Spokane Aurora Northwest Rotary Club gifted the organization $10,000

November U.S. consumer prices up 0.3% on rising New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25WASHINGTON – Higher energy prices lifted U.S. overall consumer prices in November. The Labor Department said Wednesday that its consumer price i

Washington city wins lawsuit against FAA over flight New! 2019-12-11 23:22:25SEATTLE – A city in Washington state has won a lawsuit against the Federal Aviation Administration aimed at forcing the redrawing of a flight p

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Pierce County Council wades into car-tab fray, will 2019-12-10 18:41:37Pierce County has decided to help defend Initiative 976, the measure to lower car tabs passed by voters statewide last month, in a lawsuit challenging

Leaky pipe at Thurston County Courthouse 2019-12-10 16:53:53Thurston County District Court Administrator Jennifer Creighton talks about a leaky pipe at the courthouse that forced the closure of the probation of

Garage destroyed by fire near Yelm 2019-12-10 16:02:42A Yelm area garage was destroyed by fire early Tuesday, according to Southeast Thurston Fire Authority. Fire crews were dispatched to the 12800 block

Leaking pipe forces closure at Thurston County Courthouse 2019-12-10 15:57:13A leaking pipe in the ceiling of the Thurston County Courthouse forced the closure of the district court’s probation office Tuesday. Probation a

Washington State Patrol phone number being used in 2019-12-10 15:21:32The State Patrol warned Washington residents Tuesday that fraudulent bomb threats are being used to drive people to a suspicious website in an apparen

Fire damages landmark downtown Olympia building 2019-12-10 12:45:55A fire overnight damaged the oldest commercial building in downtown Olympia, according to Olympia Fire Department. The fire at the White Building at 2

Fire causes $200,000 in damage to oldest commercial 2019-12-10 12:02:48A fire early Tuesday damaged the oldest commercial building in downtown Olympia, according to Olympia Fire Department. The fire at the White Building

Mother, son and aunt hatched plan to rob 2019-12-10 10:00:00Call it an inside job. A woman who worked at an area convenience store, her son and a woman who referred to the son as a “nephew” were arr

What’s Happening for Dec. 10 2019-12-10 10:00:00Tuesday “Star Wars” model builder appears at Olympic Cards and Comics: Shake the hands that built the Death Star and see behind-the-scenes

The future of pay-per-mile and other things Jay 2019-12-10 09:30:00On Friday afternoon, a few days before Gov. Jay Inslee underwent hip replacement surgery, he took time for a face-to-face interview in his office with

Jay Inslee not ready to OK $30 car 2019-12-10 09:00:00Gov. Jay Inslee said he will not ask lawmakers to approve $30 car tabs early next year in response to the outcome of last month’s Initiative 976

Why is Jay Inslee seeking a third term? 2019-12-10 09:00:00Gov. Jay Inslee explains why he is seeking a third four-year term as governor. The general election in 2020 is Nov. 3. … Click to Continue &raq

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