State of Washington News: Attorney General Bob Ferguson statement on arrest of superior judge in Asotin County

SEATTLE, WA (STL.News) – State of Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson, yesterday issued the following statement…

Washington State Attorney General Ferguson and L&I Director Sacks on Alaska Airlines US Supreme Court Decision

High court declines case, leaves ruling that protects state workers in place OLYMPIA, WA (STL.News) –…

US Department of Labor News: DOL provides national health emergency dislocated worker grant to combat opioid crisis in Washington

WASHINGTON, DC (STL.News) – The U.S. Department of Labor today announced an opioid-crisis Dislocated Worker Grant…

SEATTLE | Snow slams Northwest again and even Hawaii gets some

SEATTLE (AP) — Schools closed across Washington state and the Legislature canceled all hearings Monday with…

SEATTLE | Snowstorm buries Northwest, with more on the way

SEATTLE (AP) — A winter storm that blanketed Washington state with snow and forced the cancellation…

MOBILE, Ala | Well-traveled QB Gardner Minshew hoping to find NFL home

MOBILE, Ala.  —January 22, 2019—Gardner Minshew carved his own meandering path from walk-on to NFL prospect.…

WASHINGTON | Pelosi ‘playing chess on 3 boards’ with health care

WASHINGTON —January 21, 2019— House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is laying out her strategy on health care…

Washington State News: AG Ferguson to sue if Navy Continues to Pollute Puget Sound, Harming Salmon, Orcas, Marine Life

Navy ignored concerns raised by EPA, Washington Department of Ecology OLYMPIA, WA – Jan. 18, 2019…

LOS ANGELES  | Teacher strike delayed in second-largest US school district

LOS ANGELES —January 09, 2019— The union representing teachers in Los Angeles — the nation’s second-largest school district…

SEATTLE | ‘Seattle Squeeze’: City gears up for major highway closure

SEATTLE —Jan 09, 2019— A major thoroughfare for commuters along downtown Seattle’s waterfront is set to…

LOS ANGELES | Los Angeles teachers are ready for first strike in 30 years

LOS ANGELES —January 08, 2019—  Teachers in Los Angeles, whose 640,000 students make it the nation’s…

State of Washington News: Spokane County Democrats to Pay Nearly $50,000 Over Campaign Finance Violations

Committee will owe another $36,000 in penalties if it violates campaign finance laws again in the…

SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash | Washington state combats collisions with new wildlife bridge

SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. — Before descending the Cascade Mountains on its final stretch to Seattle, Interstate…

NEW YORK | AP POLL ALERT: Washington State up to No. 7 in Top 25; UCF, LSU tied at No. 8, No. 23 Army, No. 24 Pitt join rankings

NEW YORK — AP POLL ALERT: Washington State up to No. 7 in Top 25; UCF,…

PULLMAN, Wash. | Minshew’s 7 TDs lead No. 8 Washington St over Arizona 69-28

PULLMAN, Wash. — Gardner Minshew threw a school-record seven touchdown passes and No. 8 Washington State…

WASHINGTON | 41 Latinos in Congress, 2 races still undecided

WASHINGTON — The number of Latinos serving in Congress will rise to at least 41 in…

SEATTLE | Washington voters set to decide ban on new local soda taxes

SEATTLE — Soda industry giants including the Coca-Cola Co. and PepsiCo, Inc. are spending more than…

PULLMAN, Wash. | No. 25 Washington State beats No. 12 Oregon 34-20

PULLMAN, Wash.  — One of the biggest days in program history for Washington State started with…

TACOMA, Wash. | Breaching dams to save Northwest orcas is contentious issue

TACOMA, Wash. — Calls to breach four hydroelectric dams in Washington state have grown louder in…

ISSAQUAH, Wash | Democrats try to flip Washington district for the first time

ISSAQUAH, Wash. — Democrats are trying to flip an open U.S. House seat in Washington state…

Pac-12 commissioner: Errors made in replay review procedure

The Pac-12 will make immediate changes to how video replay reviews are handled after Commissioner Larry…

OLYMPIA, Wash | Washington state Supreme Court rules that the death penalty violates the state’s Constitution

OLYMPIA, Wash — Washington state Supreme Court rules that the death penalty violates the state’s Constitution.…

WASHINGTON | Lawmakers debate fix after conservation fund lapses

WASHINGTON— A popular program that supports conservation and outdoor recreation projects across the country expired after…

OLYMPIA, Wash. | US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Democrat Maria Cantwell has easily won re-election to the U.S. Senate from Washington…

SEATTLE | Take 2 for Washington state: Carbon fee on fall ballot

SEATTLE — Voters in Washington state will be asked this fall to do what state and…

LAHAINA, Hawaii | Wind-whipped fires burns in Maui ahead of hurricane

LAHAINA, Hawaii— A wildfire on Maui has likely incinerated homes near the tourist town of Lahaina…

HONOLULU | Hurricane Lane floods parts of Hawaii after torrential rains

HONOLULU — Hurricane Lane dumped torrential rains that inundated the main town on Hawaii’s Big Island…

SAN FRANCISCO | West Coast officials tell tourists not to worry about fires

SAN FRANCISCO — Alarmed by as much as $20 million in lost tourism revenue in July…

SEATTLE | Smoky skies, poor air from wildfires return to Northwest

SEATTLE  — Poor air quality will be common across parts of the Pacific Northwest this week…

SEATTLE | Unhealthy smoky air blankets Northwest

SEATTLE— Unhealthy air filled with smoke from wildfires blanketed the Northwest again on Wednesday. Washington state…