Northwest News

DNR tells Lewis County to expect further decline in timber revenues

By Alex Brown The Chronicle Lewis County commissioners have long bemoaned the…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

 

Saint Martin’s University, UW ranked among top colleges in U.S.

The Olympian Money.com has named Saint Martin’s University one of the top…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

 

Gov. Jay Inslee announces re-election bid

AG Bob Ferguson will also seek re-election

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

 

Man says Ariana Grande told him to cut power lines to keep KGB from spreading toxins

By David Rasbach The Bellingham Herald A 41-year-old Maple Falls man reportedly…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

More than $1 million in cocaine found in banana shipments to Safeway stores in Western Washington

By Christine Clarridge The Seattle Times SEATTLE — More than a million…

  • Aug 22nd, 2019

Inslee says he’s ending presidential bid; sources say he’ll run for governor again

By Jim Camden The Spokesman-Review Washington Gov. Jay Inslee made what he…

  • Aug 22nd, 2019

Just how tough are Washington’s standardized tests? New report compares states.

By Joy Resmovits The Seattle Times Washington state’s exams for math and…

  • Aug 21st, 2019

Farmers harvesting Washington wheat at a loss

By Thomas Clouse The Spokesman-Review Massive combines have begun transforming much of…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Washington should be careful with pot tax money, study warns

By Jim Camden The Spokesman-Review Washington and other states that have legalized…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Portland tries to ‘keep weird’ as another far-right vs. anti-fascist faceoff unfolds

PORTLAND, Ore. — Far-right demonstrators declared victory in Portland on Saturday —…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

ACT loses college-entrance exams for 40 Washington students

By Elise Takahama The Seattle Times Forty Washington students who took the…

  • Aug 17th, 2019

State initiative will kill car tab fee used by some cities — cutting money for fixing roads

By Wendy Culverwell Tri-City Herald But Tri-City officials say the fallout from…

  • Aug 17th, 2019

Will region finish summer without a big heat wave?

By Christine Clarridge The Seattle Times Is it possible that we’ll get…

  • Aug 17th, 2019

It’ll be a whole new Interstate 5 in Tacoma on Saturday with new lanes and ramps

It’ll be a whole new Interstate 5 in Tacoma on Saturday with…

  • Aug 16th, 2019

Regional News Roundup

State high court upholds ‘three strikes’ law for those first convicted as…

  • Aug 16th, 2019

Schools prepare families for loss of philosophical, personal exemption for MMR vaccine

By Arielle Dreher The Spokesman-Review Families with children who have had personal…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Washington wildfire smoke triggered a thunderstorm — and NASA researchers flew through it

By Evan Bush The Seattle Times Wildfire smoke from the Williams Flats…

  • Aug 12th, 2019

Glacier has outburst on Mount Rainier; road and trail closed from damage

By Craig Sailor The News Tribune Water burst from the business end…

  • Aug 9th, 2019

Lewis Co. commissioners weigh options on possible firework sales, use limits

By Alex Brown The Chronicle Lewis County has no shortage of options…

  • Aug 9th, 2019

Washington farmers react to China’s announcement to boycott U.S. ag products

By Thomas Clouse The Spokesman-Review Had China’s announcement this week to stop…

  • Aug 9th, 2019