A girl died after injuries sustained by choking on a jump rope on the playground at Samantha Smith Elementary School in Sammamish.
Former state Rep. Cheryll Heinze died early Wednesday from injuries she suffered in a small-plane crash in Homer that left four of her co-workers at an electric cooperative with minor injuries.
A 22-year-old Oregon Marine who died in combat in Afghanistan earlier this week had been making plans for a July wedding.
Authorities say a man has been stabbed to death in a fight in northeastern Oregon, and another has been jailed on murder and manslaughter charges.
The Douglas County sheriff says the Oregon state medical examiner’s office has confirmed that human remains found on a Southern Oregon ranch are those of a Roseburg man missing since March 2009.
A Seattle college student has died while studying abroad in Barcelona, Spain with Dartmouth College.
A man died early Friday after apparently falling three stories from the atrium escalator at Bellevue’s Lincoln Square, according to the Seattle Times.