A run on weapons is proving too much for state regulators to keep up, and it may be taxpayers who bail them out.
Fire crews around the region spent a bitterly cold weekend battling flames at more than 10 structures. Fires destroyed homes in Granite Falls, Seattle, Everett, and Olympia, damaged homes in Redmond, SeaTac, Graham, and Gig Harbor, Maple Valley and burned through a deck in Lynnwood. One commercial fire was also reported in Seattle.
A fire department command vehicle was destroyed in a police chase Tuesday night after it was stolen from the downtown Olympia fire station.
A charity that feeds the homeless in a city-owned parking lot in Olympia will have to get a permit to continue.
Small, privately-run liquor stores in Washington are closing at a rapid rate.
Olympia police are looking for the vandals who smashed windows and painted profane graffiti throughout the city this weekend.
A group of people who were children when they were sworn in in 1989 by then-Gov. Booth Gardner to be keepers of the state's centennial time capsule have reconvened for the first time in 24 years.
Following a Problem Solvers alert about about utility company imposters in Seattle, the FBI on Wednesday released a joint alert with the Everett Police Department and the Snohomish PUD urging small, neighborhood businesses throughout the region to be on guard.
Trick-or-treaters arriving at the governor's mansion will be greeted by pirates.
Ten apartment units were heavily damaged in a 2-alarm fire that broke out early Thursday morning.
An Olympia parent received an unexpected delivery on Monday when UNICEF mistakenly sent her 20,000 "Trick or Treat for UNICEF" boxes.
Thurston County's 10 most-wanted suspects include people wanted in connection with everything from residential burglary to identity theft. The Thurston County's Sheriff's Office warns residents not to approach or try to apprehend any of the suspects.
Ecologists responded to West Bay Marina in Olympia Monday morning after an 80-foot vessel started taking on water.
Houseboat owners at two Olympia marinas are questioning the timing of their evictions from their moorage.
Two men who died in a scuba diving accident in British Columbia Friday have been identified as from the Puget Sound area.