The Seattle Fire Department says a small fire that prompted the temporary evacuation of some guests at the downtown Westin Hotel caused $40,000 worth of damage.
The Department of Natural Resources says nearly 700 wildfires this year in Washington burned a total of more than 15 square miles.
Twenty properties on a scenic island hillside were damaged by the massive landslide in Washington state that displaced 200,000 cubic yards of earth, or about 40,000 dump truck loads, officials said Thursday.
The strongest Northwest storm of the season blew in early Monday on winds that gusted to more than 80 mph on the coast, knocking out power in places and creating blizzard-like conditions in the mountains.
The fire that broke out early Friday morning on a 50-foot commercial fishing boat moored at Fishermen’s Terminal in Seattle was caused by a faulty electrical outlet in the galley.
New York City’s The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion is back in the Emerald City on Tuesday, making a stop at The Crocodile.
A local woman faces multiple charges after a drunken debate over gun control escalated into her shooting a hole into a wall.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Utility crews struggled to catch up with a backlog of millions of people without electricity for a fourth hot day Tuesday as frustration grew and authorities feared the toll of 24 storm […]
Structural engineers from St. Louis and Seattle spent Monday assessing damage to Boeing’s 97 buildings. Spokeswoman Yvonne Johnson-Jones said there was damage to at least seven of them, including three or four office buildings and a couple hangars, and work was suspended until Wednesday.
The recent snow and ice storm in western Washington damaged numerous trees at the Capitol and surrounding areas, including some historic ones that are more than 100 years old.