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2.8 earthquake near Duvall felt east of Seattle

July 25th, 2014 - Seattle Times

A small earthquake near Duvall was felt in the area about 20 miles northeast of Seattle.


Where recreational pot is grown and processed in Washington

July 25th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Who's growing legal, recreational pot in your town or neighborhood? This map shows all licensed producers and processors in Washington.


City drops tree-cutting charges against former Magnuson Park volunteer

July 25th, 2014 - Seattle Times

The Seattle City Attorney's Office  has dropped charges against a former Magnuson Park volunteer land steward accused of wrongly cutting down trees.


Utilities hope to restore power to much of the Methow Valley

July 25th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Lightning strikes that might have fueled the Carlton Complex wildfire never materialized Wednesday and Thursday, allowing emergency responders a moment to sigh in relief.


Amazon worker piloted drone around Space Needle

July 25th, 2014 - Seattle Times

An Amazon.com employee from out of town was the operator of a drone that buzzed the Seattle Space Needle this week, police said.


Teen gets 8 years in prison for raping 8-year-old

July 25th, 2014 - Seattle Times

A judge has handed a nearly eight-year prison term to a teenage boy who beat and raped an 8-year-old girl in Kent last fall.


Your questions on legal pot in Washington answered

July 25th, 2014 - Seattle Times

It's been a busy couple of weeks at The Evergreen. The first pot stores opened up, City Attorney Pete Holmes brought weed to work and Spokane's first pot buyer got fired or fired himself, depending on whom you ask.


Bank guard, suspect involved in shooting both improving

July 25th, 2014 - Seattle Times

A bank security guard and a suspect wounded Thursday in Seattle have improved to serious condition.


KOMO: Train derails in Interbay in Seattle

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times

KOMO is reporting this morning that a train has derailed under the Magnolia Bridge parallel to Elliott Avenue in Seattle in Interbay.


3 killed in Walla Walla crash not under influence

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Toxicology results are in for three teens killed in a crash in May in Walla Walla, and the county coroner says they were not under the influence of drugs or alcohol.


2 men shot at Central District bank

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Update at 11:46 a.m.: The security guard, 46, was shot twice. The suspect, 30, was shot numerous times, including once in the face.


Early warning: four days of Highway 99 closures in August

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Portions of Highway 99 in central Seattle will close in late August for two days of repairs in Sodo and a four-day bridge removal near Seattle Center.


Thursday Memo: Pot freighter afloat ... Revenge of the uncool ... Tank cars derail

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Pot-smuggling freighter to be salvaged: The vessel, which was seized carrying a whopping $74 million worth of marijuana 18 months ago and later sank in Tacoma’s Hylebos Waterway, has been refloated and hauled to Seattle to be salvaged for $1.2 million. A lot of pot, expensive salvage, no?


Sound Transit chooses old BNSF site for Bellevue maintenance yard

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times

The Sound Transit Board today selected the site of the old BNSF rail yard in Bellevue -- next to the planned Spring District development -- as the preferred location for a new light-rail maintenance yard.


SPD: Reports of drone strike on Space Needle greatly exaggerated

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times

To paraphrase Mark Twain, reports of a drone strike on the Space Needle were greatly exaggerated.


Postcards from the past, Alki Beach 1985

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times


Man to face murder charge in Redmond stabbing

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times

A man charged with fatally stabbing a 17-year-old girl in Redmond threatened to stab the next person he saw, according to court documents.


South Park man charged in deaths of mother, stepfather

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times

A 45-year-old man with a history of mental-health and addiction issues was charged on Thursday with two counts of first-degree murder in connection with the deaths of his mother and stepfather in Seattle’s South Park neighborhood last week.


Derailment intensifies concerns over oil transport through state

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times

A few cars in a 102-car train carrying crude oil went off the track beneath the Magnolia Bridge in Seattle on Thursday, but no oil was spilled.


Dire weather never materializes over wildfire; many still without power

July 24th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Lightning strikes that might have fueled the Carlton Complex wildfire never materialized Wednesday and Thursday, allowing emergency responders a moment to sigh in relief.


 






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