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fire

2 days ago

The state looks to setting intentional fires to minimize unintentional wildfires

Bill sponsors want to permit more controlled burns

Every-Vote-Counts

2 days ago

The state turns to automatic voter registration after record low turnout

Both the House and Senate are looking at separate bills

Marijuana

2 days ago

Accusations of trying to get a bribe is sending a Seattle auditor to court

Store owner says the man tried to get $20,000 out of him.

Governor Jay Inslee

2 days ago

Governor Inslee’s cabinet takes a hit

A rejection from the state senate and a department head steps down.

blueberry bush

5 days ago

Blueberry growers admit to violating rights of workers

Eastern Washington growers will pay $385,000 to workers; $20,000 in fines.

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5 days ago

Everett barista killed by propane heater accident

The coffee stand owner suffered fatal burns in the accident, January seventh.

seattle city scape

5 days ago

Man shot while riding a Seattle bus

In 2010, the victim was paid $42,000 after getting kicked by a police officer.

semi truck

5 days ago

Semi-truck driver arrested after an eight car crash that killed two

SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. (AP) — The Washington State Patrol says the driver of a semi-truck has been arrested for investigation…

KGMI/Dillon Honcoop

5 days ago

Stormy weather headed our way today

Blustery winds forecast for today have the National Weather Service worried enough to issue a high wind warning.

semi truck

5 days ago

Police ask for help investigating accident on Meridian Street

A semi truck hit a woman crossing Meridian Street last Friday and now Bellingham Police are asking for your help.

high school

5 days ago

Bill to study later school start times clears Senate panel

A state Senate committee has unanimously passed a bill to study how students perform at schools that begin later in the morning.

texting

5 days ago

Clallam, Jefferson counties accepting texts to 911

People in distress in Clallam and Jefferson counties can now contact emergency services by text message.

pregnant

5 days ago

House OKs bill seeking accommodations for pregnant workers

Pregnant workers would be guaranteed accommodations for bathroom, food and water breaks under a measure passed by the House.

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6 days ago

Manager of an Everett halfway house pleaded guilty to first-degree murder

After a resident of a halfway house refused sexual desires to the manager, he was murdered.

school

6 days ago

Testimony heard about making community and technical college tuition free

Legislative staff has estimated the cost to offer free college tuition would be between $94 million and $105 million.

seattle city scape

6 days ago

Two have been charged as adults in the Seattle homeless camp shooting

All three teens have been charged with first-degree murder and only the youngest will face the allegations in juvenile court.

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6 days ago

Marysville woman found guilty for soliciting her 6 year-old-daughter to sex crimes

A woman and her husband solicited the young girl through craigslist, but the woman plans to appeal the conviction.

Seattle

6 days ago

Seattle man arrested for hate crime outside a mosque

A man who was carrying a stolen pistol was arrested for property damage, assault and malicious harassment.

olympia

6 days ago

Measure to seek reform reform representation of minorities in local election passes in House

The House passed the measure to switch from at-large to district elections in areas where large minority groups are present.

camping

6 days ago

Summer camp for adults with disabilities needs your help

The fire marshal is forcing Camp Horizon in Blaine to replace 72 dorm windows before they can open this year.

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