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Progress, challenges as Medicaid rolls swell in state

April 17th, 2014 - Seattle Times

One of the most successful initiatives in the Affordable Care Act has been the effort to sign up patients to be covered by Medicaid under an expanded program. Now comes the hard part: facing up to challenges brought on by having so many more people in the program.


Diana Krall performs at the Paramount

April 17th, 2014 - Seattle Times


Fishing, boating bans lifted on Lake Quinault

April 17th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Quinault Indian Nation officials reopen recreation on the popular Olympic Peninsula Lake.


Driver dies after striking pole in North Seattle

April 17th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Seattle police say that a man who crashed a minivan into a telephone pole in North Seattle yesterday may have suffered some type of medical emergency before the accident.


Portland reservoir to be flushed because of urinating teen

April 17th, 2014 - Seattle Times

“The basic commandment of the (Portland) Water Bureau is to provide clean, cold and constant water to its customers,” bureau administrator David Shaff said. “And the premise behind that is we don’t have pee in it.”


Steven Powell wants state to pay for treatment

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

The Associated Press


Toddler injured in fall from window in Seattle

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

A toddler has been taken to Harborview Medical Center after apparently falling from a third-story window near Columbia City.


DelBene challenger Celis donates $36,000 to his campaign

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Republican Pedro Celis and his wife have kicked in $36,000 to seed his challenge to Democratic U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene in the First Congressional District.


School bus collision with semi results in minor injuries

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

An 8-year-old child was taken to an Everett-area hospital after his school bus collided with a semitrailer on Highway 9 this morning.


Renton man charged in girlfriend's death

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

King County prosecutors on Wednesday charged Gabriel Navarro of Renton with first-degree murder/domestic violence, accusing the 20-year-old of strangling his girlfriend to prevent her from ending their three-year relationship and to punish her family members.


Bellevue man charged in slaying of aunt

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

A Bellevue man who is suspected of killing the 72-year-old aunt he lived with after relapsing on drugs was charged today with second-degree murder, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorney's office.


Broadview man targeted for second time in home robbery

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

An elderly man who was robbed and assaulted at gunpoint while in bed Tuesday night was robbed at gunpoint inside his Broadview home just over a year ago.


Temporary berm in slide area nearly done; death toll rises to 39

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has shifted its construction efforts to raising the temporary berm within the Oso mudslide area an additional foot before heavy rainfall forecast for later this week.


Share Mustang photos and stories

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

 


Jury awards $1.5 million to school stabbing victim

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

A King County jury awarded $1.3 million to a Snohomish High School student who was stabbed in a school bathroom by an unstable classmate.


Tom Robbins, Ken Jennings in 2014 Bumbershoot arts lineup

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Bumbershoot announces all of its arts programming for the 2014 festival.


Charges added against Seattle lawyer accused of rapes

April 16th, 2014 - Seattle Times

King County prosecutors have filed two additional charges of attempted second-degree rape against Danford Grant, a Seattle attorney who now faces a total of nine felony counts in connection with alleged attacks on Asian massage therapists.


Woman dies in West Seattle apartment fire

April 15th, 2014 - Seattle Times

The Associated Press


Missing soldier found dead in forest near Olympia

April 15th, 2014 - Seattle Times

The Associated Press


New poll: Opposing gun measures both have majority support

April 15th, 2014 - Seattle Times

Washington state voters support both expanding background checks for gun sales and restricting background checks for gun sales, according to an Elway Poll released Tuesday.


 






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