Washington Fire At Tourism Spot Is Mostly ContainedNorthwest Incident Management Team spokesman Brendan Cowan says the fire near the town of Leavenworth was 78 percent contained Thursday morning.
Washington Loses Fight, Could Pay Up To $2B To Save SalmonWashington state lost a major legal battle Friday, which could force it spend nearly $2 billion to restore salmon habitat by removing barriers that block fish migration.
Police: Man Who Threw May Day Molotov Cocktail ArrestedAuthorities have arrested a man they say threw a Molotov cocktail at police during last year's rowdy May Day gathering in Seattle.
5 Reasons Amazon Is Experimenting With Physical StoresAmazon has been dabbling in physical retail since 2015, during which time it's opened a half-dozen bookstores that double as gadget emporia, a score of campus bookstores that don't sell books and a convenience store without cashiers.
Seattle Breaks Another Rainfall RecordSoggy Seattle has broken another rainfall record.
Feds To Use Fires To Reduce Wildfire RisksTo reduce the risks of wildfires, federal officials this spring are planning to conduct controlled burns on more than 9,000 acres of land in Washington state forests.
Washington Drivers Could Face New Distracted Driving Penalties"I am just thrilled that we have been able to forge a step forward on distracted driving," Inslee said Thursday. "Pain and suffering and tragedy caused by this inattentiveness is very hard to bear."
Urban Planner Cary Moon Enters Seattle Mayoral RaceUrban planner Cary Moon, a founder of the People's Waterfront Coalition and an opponent of the Highway 99 tunnel under downtown Seattle, declared her candidacy Wednesday
Washington Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.7 PercentThe latest numbers released by the Employment Security Department Wednesday show that March's rate dropped from February's rate of 4.9 percent.
Gov. Inslee Signs Theatrical Wrestling Bill Gov. Jay Inslee alongside masked wrestlers signed a bill that creates a license for theatrical wrestling schools.
UW Hires Jody Wynn As Women's Basketball CoachWashington has hired Jody Wynn as the women's basketball coach to replace Mike Neighbors, who guided the team to the Final Four in 2016.
Attorney: Exam Disproves Sex Abuse Claim Against MayorA doctor who examined Mayor Ed Murray Tuesday reports he has no mole or bump on his body as described and there are no signs of a mole being removed.