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Two young men were seriously injured after a one-car crash on U.S. Highway 101 Wednesday evening. The driver of the vehicle had to be airlifted to treatment in Seattle after the wrecked vehicle … more
New evacuation orders were issued Thursday afternoon as the Schneider Springs Fire northwest of Naches continued to grow. Level 3 "go now" evacuation orders were expanded to all residents along … more
COVID-19 hospitalizations have reached a new peak, and doctors and staff are reacting in dismay as medical facilities across Washington state reach occupation levels higher than at any time point … more
Gov. Jay Inslee's rollout of a sweeping COVID-19 vaccine mandate is drawing fire from a major state employees union and leaving unanswered questions, including whether workers fired for noncompliance … more
Traffic on Highway 12 east of Central Park was snarled for hours on Tuesday afternoon after a semitruck driver fell asleep and crashed at the Bryrwood Lane exit. According to a Washington State … more
The first Asian giant hornet nest of the year was found this week in a rural area east of Blaine. The nest was found not far from where this year's first confirmed sighting of a live so-called … more
Even before Gov. Jay Inslee expanded his COVID-19 vaccination order to K-12 and higher education employees on Wednesday, Washington's vaccine mandate ranked among the most sweeping and strict in the … more
Employees of Washington state's highest court must receive vaccination against COVID-19 by Nov. 1, according to an order entered Wednesday. The requirement includes exemptions for religious or … more
Washington State University wants its insurance provider to pay $63 million more to cover its costs responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. The university's lawsuit against Factory Mutual, originally … more
With the COVID-19 vaccine now a job requirement in Washington, teachers and other school staff must be vaccinated by mid-October or lose their jobs. Gov. Jay Inslee announced Wednesday all public, … more
Outdoor recreation accounted for 2% of Washington's total gross domestic product in 2020, according to a study released this month, while the outdoor recreation industry accounted for 2.8% of total … more
Tacoma police arrested a man early Thursday after he reportedly broke into a family's home overnight, locked himself in a bathroom and started a fire. Officers went to a home around 10:10 p.m. … more
It will be easier than ever this week to see Jupiter, already the third-brightest natural object in the sky, when it moves directly opposite the sun Thursday and makes its closest approach of the … more
OLYMPIA — Indoor mask mandates are back, and vaccine requirements are expanded to educators, Gov. Jay Inslee announced Wednesday. Beginning Aug. 23, everyone — regardless of … more
The number of patients are exceeding adequate capacity at Olympia hospitals and ventilators are in short supply, a Thurston County Public Health and Social Services official said. Providence St. … more
A brief but heated exchange between Aberdeen Mayor Pete Schave and council member Tiesa Meskis erupted during the council comment portion of the Aberdeen City Council meeting on Wednesday. Meskis … more
On Sunday, Anchorage-based Alaska Airlines Capt. Eric Moss, 53, died of COVID-19 shortly after testing positive for the coronavirus, the third employee of the airline to die from the virus within the … more
A Washington state appeals court has overturned a 2019 ruling that found Bellevue-headquartered thrift chain TVI Inc., which operates Value Village and Savers, had misled customers by deceptively … more
The labor shortage roiling American industries from restaurants to retail stores is now stressing the health care system, causing a ripple effect among Washington hospitals of severe … more
A Camas man was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday for raping an 18-year-old woman with developmental disabilities in March 2018 in a restroom at a Vancouver community center. Dwayne Ontonio … more
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