A wind-fueled wildfire chased people from nearly 900 homes in Washington state as it burned through a landscape so reminiscent of the Alps a nearby village adopted a Bavarian theme to attract tourists.
A state of emergency has been declared in 20 Eastern Washington counties because of multiple wildfires that threaten several hundred homes
Officials for Washington State University say the fungus can cause an illness called valley fever
The National Weather Service says a series of Pacific storms will bring rain to Washington through Thursday.
An Eastern Washington powerlifter has been sentenced to 2.5 years in federal prison for importing steroids.
The National Weather Service says the heat wave continues in Eastern Washington with triple-digit highs forecast again Tuesday, but the heat is starting to ease in Western Washington.
SEATTLE (AP) — Temperatures hit record highs Monday in Western Washington. The National Weather Service says the 87 at Sea-Tac Airport broke the old record for the date of 79 set in 1957. The 79 […]
Forecasters say a strong winter storm will blow into Washington Friday with high winds and rain in Western Washington, heavy mountain snow, and mixed snow and rain in Eastern Washington.
Forecasters say two weather systems Monday and Tuesday will drop up to 3 feet of new snow in the Cascades by early Wednesday, making driving difficult through the mountain passes.
Forecasters say Monday’s snow in the mountains and Eastern Washington could be followed by a stronger system Tuesday night that could drop an inch or two of snow by Wednesday night in the higher locations of the Western Washington lowlands.