Mike Hopkins Is Realistic Yet Confident About the Future of UW BasketballHopkins, a long time assistant under Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim, was slated to take over for the Orange after next season. But those plans changes when news broke on Sunday that Hopkins would be the new Huskies coach. The crux of Hopkins' message to media and fans in attendance was two-fold: there's a lot of work to be done, but he is committed to bringing success back to UW basketball.
Washington Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.9 PercentThe national unemployment rate was 4.7 percent last month. The unemployment rate in the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett area was 3.5 percent.
UW Tabs Syracuse Assistant Mike Hopkins as New CoachMike Hopkins seemed destined to become a head coach. The surprise is that it's not happening at Syracuse. He was hired Sunday at Washington, which moved swiftly after firing Lorenzo Romar four days earlier.
Revenue Projections For Washington Higher Than Expected
Washington Freshman Markelle Fultz Declares For DraftWashington star freshman guard Markelle Fultz has declared for the NBA draft.
The Latest: New US Travel Ban Blasted As Like The OriginalNew York's attorney general says his state will join Washington state's lawsuit against President Donald Trump's travel ban.
State Senate Votes To Ban Holding Phones While DrivingSenate Bill 5289 passed on a 36-13 vote and heads to the House.
Plum Breaks NCAA Scoring Mark as Washington Beats Utah 84-77For the final regular season game of her college career, Washington's star orchestrated the finest performance of her career and one of the best in NCAA history. And with it, Plum scored a career-best 57 points and put an end to her quest of tracking down Jackie Stiles and the number 3,393.
Government Wants Appeal Of Travel Ban Put On HoldThe Justice Department wants a federal appeals court to put President Trump's travel ban case on hold until he issues a new order.
Officials In Legal Pot State Vow To Fight Federal CrackdownBob Ferguson, attorney general in Washington state, which joined Colorado in 2012 as the first states to legalize recreational use of the drug, said he requested a meeting last week with Attorney General Jeff Sessions about his approach to legal, regulated marijuana.
4.2 Earthquake Rattles Washington's Kitsap PeninsulaA magnitude 4.2 earthquake struck western Washington near the Hood Canal.
Senate Votes For Bill To Vacate Victims' Prostitution CrimesVictims of sex trafficking would be allowed to vacate prostitution convictions in Washington state under a measure passed by the state Senate.