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2 weeks ago

Washington police group calls deadly force bill ‘radical’

Police Chiefs executive director Mitch Barker says the bill is "radical" and it will drive officers from the profession.


2 weeks ago

Washington bill seeks to ban sex-selective abortions

The bill would make it a Class C felony for a doctor to knowingly perform or attempt an abortion sought solely because of the sex of the fetus.

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2 weeks ago

Daughter’s propose to change visitation process of sick loved ones

The adult children of two late celebrities want it to be easier for family and friends to visit sick elders.

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2 weeks ago

State lawmakers discuss legalizing home grown marijuana plants

If it's legal to brew your own beer in our state, and it is, a handful of lawmakers say it should be ok to grow your own recreational pot.

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2 weeks ago

No charges filed in the stabbing of Seattle Sounder Marco Pappa

We're hearing the 911 call former Miss Washington Stormy Keffler made as her boyfriend, former Seattle Sounder Marco Pappa, was bleeding from a stab wound.

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2 weeks ago

Seattle’s Chai the elephant, passes away in Oklahoma City Zoo

The 37-year-old female that was transferred from Woodland Park Zoo last May... Was found in her habitat at the Oklahoma City Zoo yesterday.


2 weeks ago

In-person registration deadline to vote in February special election is today

You have until 4:30 today to register in person to vote.

Team USA huddles around the net before their game against Slovakia during the 2014 Winter Olympics men's ice hockey game at Shayba Arena, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.

2 weeks ago

Hopes of an NHL team in Seattle, dashed again

The NHL is considering expansion in Las Vegas and Quebec City... But the idea of a team in Seattle isn't even being entertained.

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New Miss Washington USA takes over the crown

First runner up Kelsey Schmidt takes over for Stormy Keffeler who resigned in the wake of a drunk driving controversy.

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An old Shetland pony inspires new legislation

An old, partially blind Shetland pony may be responsible for a move to change state law. Lost horses could stay with their finders if a bill in Olympia passes.

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2 weeks ago

Lawsuit seeks to determine fault in 2013 bridge collapse

Steve Block, a lawyer representing Mullen Trucking and Scott, says the bridge collapsed because the state failed to properly maintain it.

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2 weeks ago

Snohomish County places restrictions on high-speed chases

The county's announcement comes a week after the city of Bothell paid $3 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit involving a woman who was struck by a fugitive during a chase.

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2 weeks ago

Whatcom County considers fixes for failing bridge

Rotten beams in Lake Samish span


2 weeks ago

Investigator hired to look into early prison release

A state senate committee approved hiring an outside investigator to look into the early release of thousands of prisoners.


2 weeks ago

Stormy weather and lack of protective bicycle gear attributed to teen’s death

Biking experts says when you’re riding at night you should always have a headlight and reflectors on your bike, clothes and helmet. Jordan Sants wasn't wearing any when we has riding his bike in the dark.


2 weeks ago

Representative faces grilling over questionable military service

Republican leaders in the state house say one of their members should resign if he can't prove he didn’t knowingly exaggerate his military service.


2 weeks ago

State senate leaders work on education funding to meet 2018 deadline

State Senate Republicans now have an education bill to compete with the one passed by the democratically controlled house.

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2 weeks ago

Local garbage company has big plans for former Lynden dump

Ferndale-based Recycling and Disposal Services wants to remove the old garbage and build anaerobic digesters and a new transfer station.

2015 file photo on Birch Bay Drive at Harborview (KGMI/Peter Wagner)

2 weeks ago

Stormy weather brings floods and power outages to Whatcom County

Some nasty weather made things difficult for Whatcom County residents at times yesterday.

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Student sues Olympia School District over basketball team hazing

A former high school student who says he was a victim of hazing at a Western Washington University basketball camp is suing the Olympia School District.

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Friday night’s Northwest Conference District scoreboard

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Check out Friday's scores from around the Northwest Conference plus find out when the teams are next in action and what games are on the radio on Saturday.

5 hours ago in Local Sports

Former Bothell star wins MVP as USA team win Rising Stars Challenge

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Zach LaVine, out of Bothell High School, had 30 points and seven rebounds and the United States team beat the World team in the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night to kick off the NBA's All-Star weekend.

5 hours ago in Local Sports

Plum helps UW to win and No. 14 UCLA holds of WSU

Washington's Kelsey Plum (10) shoots a free throw during an NCAA college basketball game against Southern California, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Kelsey Plum scored 22 points and Washington turned back USC and Monique Billings scored half of her 16 points in the fourth quarter and No. 14 UCLA pulled away from WSU on Friday night.

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WWU softball goes 1-1 during first day of Dixie State Tournament

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Vikings beat Hawai'i Hilo 3-1, fall to Cal Baptist 6-0

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Storm signs forward Ramu Tokashiki to multiyear deal


Tokashiki, a member of the 2016 WNBA All-Rookie Team, averaged 8.2 points, and 3.3 rebounds in her WNBA debut season.