Deputy Colin Bertrand used patrol car to stop runaway UPS truck
Fewer Washington students met the standard on the new tests based on the Common Core learning standards than passed the old statewide exams.
The cause of the fire atop a 130-foot tower is not yet known.
Just days after a wildfire tore through homes in central Washington, a new blaze in the hot, dry region has burned some buildings and forced about two dozen residents to flee.
The Columbia River is the warmest it has been since 1950.
Fire officials say a 12-year-old boy has been taken to a Seattle hospital after being burned by fireworks near an Auburn fireworks stand.
Authorities say a wildfire that has destroyed nearly 30 homes in the central Washington city of Wenatchee was likely human-caused.
When lawmakers race to pass budgets and bills by working into the early morning hours, advocates of open government say they are working in the dark in more ways than one.
Archaeologists are cataloging artifacts dating back to the 1700s that were found under a Seattle bridge by construction workers.
State lawmakers have approved $16 million in emergency drought relief over two years to help farmers and others struggling with water shortages.
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell has introduced legislation aimed at ensuring a reliable supply of water for…
Supporters of an initiative to help protect endangered animals that are being poached or exploited say they've collected enough signatures to get their proposal on the November ballot.
Washington state has a budget for the next two years. The government has not shut down. So why haven't state lawmakers gone home for summer vacation?
St. Joseph Hospital workers took one day-strike over contract back in May
You can still use charcoal for BBQ
County executive asks people to make other plans for celebration
He was fired, following a second alcohol-related incident.
Authorities released the files to relatives of Antonio Zambrano-Montes on Tuesday, a day before they were to be released to the public.
A semi-truck full of hundreds of gallons of fuel caught fire at a Marysville gas station Tuesday afternoon.
The Girl Scouts of Western Washington says it has returned a $100,000 donation because it came with the provision that the money couldn't be used to support transgender girls.