Report: Western State Hasn't Been Accredited For MonthsKOMO-TV reported Monday that Western State Hospital in Lakewood has continued to claim on web postings, fact sheets and job listings that it was fully accredited by The Joint Commission, an Illinois-based organization.
4 Cases Of Swine Flu Confirmed At Western State HospitalState health officials say 3 patients and a Western State Hospital staff member have confirmed cases of the H1N1 virus commonly known as swine flu.
Man With Gun Arrested Outside Seattle MosqueSeattle police say a man who was carrying a stolen pistol has been arrested for investigation of a hate crime after a confrontation outside a mosque.
Officials: 2 Jump To Safety In Lakewood Apartment Fire
Joint Base Lewis-McChord Family Killed In Texas AccidentThe Tacoma News Tribune reports that the Texas Department of Public Safety says Sgt. Brandon Cummings, his wife Vanessa and their 10-month-old son died on Sunday
Police: Man Shot By Officers Pointed Cell Phone Like GunA law enforcement official says officers shot and killed a man in a Lakewood, Washington, lumberyard last month because he pointed a cellphone at them as though it were a gun.
Bail Set For Man Who Drove To Hospital With Body In CarAn Everett man who police say drove his girlfriend's body to a state psychiatric hospital in the Tacoma suburb of Lakewood and told staff he was responsible is due in court Wednesday.
Jobs At Lewis-McChord Considered Being CutAs the Army restructures forces, it's looking at reducing the number of troops and civilian jobs at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
Deadly Bellevue Shooting Suspect Held On $5M BailBellevue police say a man charged in a fatal Christmas Eve bar shooting has been arrested during a traffic stop in Lakewood.
Best Kwanzaa Celebrations In Puget Sound RegionKwanzaa, a family celebration started in the 1960s, was created to introduce and reinforce seven basic values of African culture which contribute to building and reinforcing family, community and culture among African American people as well as Africans throughout the world African community. Here are some Kwanzaa celebrations and observances you can attend in the Puget Sound area.
Sensitive Holiday Events for Children with AutismWhether it's a visit to a museum, a holiday film or a visit with Santa, children on the autism spectrum don't have to be left out this Christmas season. Here are some events in Puget Sound that celebrate the holidays in a sensitive way.
October's Best Spooky Theatre in Seattle Puget Sounds' theatres have productions that will thrill, excite, and scare you this season. A few will make you laugh, too. Here's the low down on the spookiest theatre in Seattle.