A candidate who died in August won election Tuesday to a water district commission in Des Moines with 71 percent of the vote.
A sex offender who fled Canada was charged Monday with another misdemeanor in Seattle while prosecutors weigh the possibility of more serious charges.
Union leaders for about 21,000 workers at four major grocery store chains in the Puget Sound area are threatening a strike at 7 p.m. Monday unless they reach an agreement on a labor contract with employers.
Advances in DNA technology have allowed experts to determine that a partial skull found 12 years ago belonged to an 18-year-old Washington woman who vanished in 1990.
Luther Leonard, a former University of Washington football player, is accused of being involved in a bank robbery earlier this month with another man.
The FBI says two men have been arrested in connection with a series of armed, takeover-style bank robberies in King County, Wash.
The King County prosecutor’s office says 46-year-old Sherrie Morton left her 70-year-old mother to rot in their home.
A father is accused of lacing his children’s cookies with methamphetamines to discredit his ex-wife before an upcoming custody hearing.
A King County sheriff’s spokeswoman says detectives have made an arrest in a March 29 emailed bomb threat that warned of a “blood bath” at Kentwood High School in suburban Covington, south of Seattle.
King County prosecutors have charged a man accused of killing his grandparents at their Renton home with first-degree aggravated murder, which carries the state’s ultimate penalty.