Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday proposed an ambitious cap-and-trade program to require the state’s largest industrial polluters to pay for every ton of carbon they release
State transportation officials gave Seattle Tunnel Partners the OK on Tuesday to resume excavation on a pit being dug to reach and repair Bertha, the broken tunneling machine.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee will propose a $1 billion tax package when he releases his new budget
Four incumbent state Supreme Court justices have been re-elected
The U.S. Department of Defense is giving a $4.3 million grant to Washington state in an effort to address the potential statewide economic effects of planned defense spending cuts
President Barack Obama has arrived in Seattle for two political fundraisers
The Washington Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for Dayva Cross, who was sentenced to die for killing his wife and two of her daughters in 1999 in Snoqualmie
Gov. Inslee says the federal government has approved his request for an emergency declaration to help businesses and residents in North Bend who were affected by an April 25 explosion
Gov. Jay Inslee has signed an executive order that sets into motion a process to reduce carbon pollution in Washington state.
President Barack Obama plans a brief visit near Seattle to survey damage from a recent mudslide that killed more than three dozen people.