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An 89-year-old Seattle man was charged Friday with premeditated first-degree murder, accused of fatally shooting his wife with a shotgun days before he turned himself in to police, according to King … more
On Tucker Carlson Tonight, 3rd Congressional District candidate Joe Kent, R-Yacolt, continued to perpetuate the erroneous conspiracy theory that spurred the violent Jan. 6 Capitol rampage. Kent … more
A 40-year-old man was charged Friday in the stray-bullet killing of a woman at a Spanaway gas station. The murder suspect was arrested four days after the shooting on unrelated felony … more
The city of Kent will pay more than $1.5 million to purchase the resignation of a former assistant police chief who was disciplined for posting a Nazi rank insignia on his office door and joking … more
Wolves killed a calf on private industrial timberland this week and the attack, which is the latest in a series this month, could prompt the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to kill some … more
The bird flu has made its way to Yakima County, and state officials encourage flock owners to take steps to protect uninfected birds. A backyard flock in Yakima County tested positive for highly … more
A Kennewick activist is accused of raping a string of sex workers at gunpoint over the course of two years. Investigators say Brandon Lamon Jones, 26, used a website to find women willing to … more
State representatives in Washington are exploring a ban on assault weapons, and the possibility of requiring gun owners to receive training and to license and register their firearms. These moves are … more
The city of Seattle has paid $500,000 to settle a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by the father of a 19-year-old man shot and killed after Seattle police abandoned their East Precinct on Capitol Hill … more
It's now been more than two weeks since the last time Aliyah Lynn Bowman was seen. The Yelm Police Department and Washington State Patrol sent out a missing persons report on June 9 for Bowman, … more
A 32-year-old Lacey woman reached out to The Olympian this week after she read about a woman in west Olympia who was attacked by a man while walking home from work on Saturday, June 4. The same … more
Thurston County plans to stop accepting new applications for rent assistance payments on June 15 due to dwindling funds. Tom Webster, Office of Housing & Homeless Prevention manager, shared … more
While attempting to make an arrest for possession of a stolen vehicle a week ago, the Thurston County Sheriff's Department found more than they were expecting. The department seized several … more
Breaching the four dams on the lower Snake River to prevent the extinction of native salmon, and replacing the benefits the dams provide such as hydropower and barging, could cost between $10.3 … more
A Thurston County judge has refused to grant an injunction that would have barred two COVID proclamations Gov. Jay Inslee amended in March. It's the latest action in a lawsuit that Pasco-based … more
The Bonner County Sheriff's Office Dive Team recovered the body of a 40-year-old Bonner County man Tuesday from Lake Pend Oreille after a boy hooked the man's clothing while fishing. Sandpoint … more
After years of criticism for putting foster kids up in hotels, offices and even cars, the state has reached a settlement in a class-action lawsuit over practices that even the head of the child … more
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will continue its annual Free Fishing Weekend tradition June 11-12. During the weekend, resident and nonresident anglers can fish in any waters … more
A Pierce County sheriff's deputy charged with a felony in May for trashing his family home was arrested last week in California and fired by the department Wednesday. Michael A. Phipps, 49, is … more
Hope you enjoyed that bit of sun. By early Friday, the Seattle region is likely to have another inch of rain in its record books, according to Matthew Cullen, a meteorologist with the National … more
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