Seattle City Councilmember Sally Clark is stepping down from her position to take a job at the University of Washington.
A former Idaho National Guard soldier who is also an official in the Washington city of Snoqualmie has been indicted on charges that he lied his way to a Purple Heart and more than $250,000 in government benefits.
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray says the city needs more tent cities to respond to homelessness and illegal camping.
A deal brokered by Seattle Mayor Ed Murray would lift a cap on the number of rideshare cars allowed on the road at one time.
City commissioners Nick Fish and Steve Novick have sponsored a resolution allowing a consumer group to analyze Portland’s water and sewer services.
Seattle voters have elected a socialist to city council for the first time in modern history.
Voters in left-leaning Seattle, where police recently handed out snacks at a large marijuana festival and politicians often try to out-liberal each other, are close to electing a Socialist candidate to the City Council.
The idea of a $15 minimum wage continues to build momentum in the Seattle area, with Mayor Mike McGinn saying he would support an effort to set the standard even higher.
Seattle’s mayor on Thursday ordered the police department to abandon its plan to use drones after residents and privacy advocates protested.
Financial problems have pushed the Snohomish County town of Gold Bar to the brink of extinction — at least as a local government.