Gov. Jay Inslee has declared a drought emergency for three regions in Washington state.
Idaho has signed a roughly $1.9 million emergency contract with CenturyLink to maintain Internet services to 16 state agencies and five public health districts.
A day after a gunman opened fire at Seattle Pacific University, Seattle police released three 911 calls recorded shortly after the shooting.
There’s a Grand Opening on Wednesday, October 10 for the new center, which will offer emergency overnight shelter for young adults and full-service daytime drop-in hours for the homeless ages 15 – 24.
An unidentified man had to seek emergency medical care to get an eel safely removed from his rectum.
Police say a hostile crowd prevented emergency responders from immediately helping a man with multiple gunshot wounds Wednesday night in the parking lot of a south Seattle fast food restaurant.
Several decorative snow globes led to a house fire in one local home.
Firefighters and sheriff’s officers have rescued a man from a car submerged in high water near two storm-fed rivers in Albany, Ore.
Governor Chris Gregoire has issued a Winter Storm Emergency, putting the WA National Guard on stand-by.
Two drop-in emergency shelters in Bellevue are open for those needing shelter in light of cold temperatures and a potential winter storm.