KOMO News - Local & Regional http://www.komonews.com/news/local en-us KOMO News Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:05:30 -0700 Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:05:30 -0700 10 Four-day closure of SR 99 in Seattle begins http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Four-day-closure-of-SR-99-in-Seattle-begins-272425191.html By KOMO Staff http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Four-day-closure-of-SR-99-in-Seattle-begins-272425191.html Sat, 23 Aug 2014 11:45:01 -0700 2014-08-23T11:45:01-07:00 2014-08-23T12:03:54-07:00 Grandmother tackles fleeing Richland man http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Grandmother-tackles-fleeing-Richland-man-272424541.html By Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Grandmother-tackles-fleeing-Richland-man-272424541.html Sat, 23 Aug 2014 11:23:53 -0700 2014-08-23T11:23:53-07:00 2014-08-23T11:23:52-07:00 'A Mastercard masterpiece': local artist paints by credit card http://www.komonews.com/news/local/A-Mastercard-masterpiece-local-artist-paints-by-credit-card-272370401.html By Lindsay Cohen http://www.komonews.com/news/local/A-Mastercard-masterpiece-local-artist-paints-by-credit-card-272370401.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:07:05 -0700 2014-08-22T17:07:05-07:00 2014-08-22T18:22:39-07:00 SR 530 Landslide Commissioners tour Oso http://www.komonews.com/news/local/SR-530-Landslide-Commissioners-tour-Oso-for-the-first-time-272396661.html By Kara Kostanich http://www.komonews.com/news/local/SR-530-Landslide-Commissioners-tour-Oso-for-the-first-time-272396661.html Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:08:29 -0700 2014-08-23T10:08:29-07:00 2014-08-23T10:49:18-07:00 African elephant passes away at Woodland Park Zoo http://www.komonews.com/news/local/African-elephant-passes-away-at-Woodland-Park-Zoo-272352461.html By KOMO Staff http://www.komonews.com/news/local/African-elephant-passes-away-at-Woodland-Park-Zoo-272352461.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:23:09 -0700 2014-08-22T14:23:09-07:00 2014-08-23T09:22:34-07:00 Ailing ferry out until at least December http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Ailing-ferry-out-until-at-least-December-272418051.html By Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Ailing-ferry-out-until-at-least-December-272418051.html Sat, 23 Aug 2014 09:03:28 -0700 2014-08-23T09:03:28-07:00 2014-08-23T09:03:27-07:00 Gay bathhouses nationwide face uncertain future http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Gay-bathhouses-nationwide-face-uncertain-future-272416781.html By MATT HAMILTON Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Gay-bathhouses-nationwide-face-uncertain-future-272416781.html Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:45:32 -0700 2014-08-23T08:45:32-07:00 2014-08-23T10:40:41-07:00 Washington flash flooding damages estimated 10 homes http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Mudslides-close-roads-trap-drivers-in-central-Washington-272392681.html By Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Mudslides-close-roads-trap-drivers-in-central-Washington-272392681.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:37:13 -0700 2014-08-22T21:37:13-07:00 2014-08-22T23:14:07-07:00 Parole possible for man who killed marina owner http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Parole-possible-for-marina-owner-killer-272371931.html By Keith Eldridge http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Parole-possible-for-marina-owner-killer-272371931.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:37:50 -0700 2014-08-22T17:37:50-07:00 2014-08-22T18:09:57-07:00 Carbonated pot set to hit store shelves in Vancouver http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Carbonated-pot-set-to-hit-store-shelves-in-Vancouver-272388371.html By Stephen Mayer, KATU News http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Carbonated-pot-set-to-hit-store-shelves-in-Vancouver-272388371.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:42:38 -0700 2014-08-22T20:42:38-07:00 2014-08-22T20:42:37-07:00 Inslee OKs $30M to ease mental health bed shortage http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Inslee-OKs-30M-to-ease-mental-health-bed-shortage-272381761.html By Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Inslee-OKs-30M-to-ease-mental-health-bed-shortage-272381761.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:16:16 -0700 2014-08-22T19:16:16-07:00 2014-08-22T20:41:38-07:00 3 bodies recovered from Mount Rainier identified http://www.komonews.com/news/local/3-bodies-recovered-from-Mount-Rainier-identified-272369331.html By Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/local/3-bodies-recovered-from-Mount-Rainier-identified-272369331.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:39:50 -0700 2014-08-22T16:39:50-07:00 2014-08-22T16:47:46-07:00 Oregon gunman planned to kill 'bunch' of people http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Oregon-gunman-planned-to-kill-bunch-of-people-272343671.html By STEVEN DUBOIS Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Oregon-gunman-planned-to-kill-bunch-of-people-272343671.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:23:49 -0700 2014-08-22T13:23:49-07:00 Police: Oregon man died after fight outside 7-Eleven http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Police-Oregon-man-died-after-fight-outside-7-Eleven-272385201.html By Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Police-Oregon-man-died-after-fight-outside-7-Eleven-272385201.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:59:07 -0700 2014-08-22T19:59:07-07:00 Charges: Man offered victim a ride then raped her http://www.komonews.com/news/crime/Charges-Man-offered-victim-a-ride-then-raped-her-272329331.html By Michael Harthorne http://www.komonews.com/news/crime/Charges-Man-offered-victim-a-ride-then-raped-her-272329331.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:24:04 -0700 2014-08-22T11:24:04-07:00 Judge: Yakima city council elections must change http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Judge-Yakima-city-council-elections-must-change-272366481.html By MANUEL VALDES Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Judge-Yakima-city-council-elections-must-change-272366481.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:13:54 -0700 2014-08-22T16:13:54-07:00 Murder victim's body discovered in car outside Parkland home http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Murder-victims-body-discovered-in-car-outside-Parkland-home-272328491.html By KOMO Staff http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Murder-victims-body-discovered-in-car-outside-Parkland-home-272328491.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:19:55 -0700 2014-08-22T11:19:55-07:00 2014-08-23T08:01:24-07:00 Big problem, tiny solution? Portland mayor considers small houses for homeless http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Big-problem-tiny-solution-Portland-mayor-considers-small-houses-for-homeless-272369861.html By Stephen Mayer http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Big-problem-tiny-solution-Portland-mayor-considers-small-houses-for-homeless-272369861.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:42:52 -0700 2014-08-22T16:42:52-07:00 Woman stabbed while waiting for bus early Friday morning http://www.komonews.com/news/crime/Woman-stabbed-while-waiting-for-bus-early-Friday-morning-272318901.html By KOMO staff http://www.komonews.com/news/crime/Woman-stabbed-while-waiting-for-bus-early-Friday-morning-272318901.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:04:54 -0700 2014-08-22T10:04:54-07:00 2014-08-22T18:23:47-07:00 Buddygate: Woman refuses to return dog to owners http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Buddygate-Woman-refuses-to-return-dog-to-owners-272243891.html By Jeff Burnside http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Buddygate-Woman-refuses-to-return-dog-to-owners-272243891.html Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:26:40 -0700 2014-08-21T19:26:40-07:00 2014-08-22T08:22:28-07:00 Montana teacher fired for pregnancy sues Catholic school http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Montana-teacher-fired-for-pregnancy-sues-Catholic-school-272317511.html By Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Montana-teacher-fired-for-pregnancy-sues-Catholic-school-272317511.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:58:06 -0700 2014-08-22T09:58:06-07:00 Woman allegedly threatens to kill husband over his snoring http://www.komonews.com/news/crime/Woman-charged-with-threatening-to-kill-husband-over-his-snoring-272316761.html By Michael Harthorne http://www.komonews.com/news/crime/Woman-charged-with-threatening-to-kill-husband-over-his-snoring-272316761.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:53:40 -0700 2014-08-22T09:53:40-07:00 2014-08-22T09:57:06-07:00 Pierce County deputies shoot knife-wielding man in Tacoma http://www.komonews.com/news/local/272418511.html By KOMO staff http://www.komonews.com/news/local/272418511.html Sat, 23 Aug 2014 09:14:17 -0700 2014-08-23T09:14:17-07:00 2014-08-23T11:57:23-07:00 Oregon sues Oracle over failed health care website http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Oregon-sues-Oracle-over-failed-health-care-website-272329891.html By JONATHAN J. COOPER Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Oregon-sues-Oracle-over-failed-health-care-website-272329891.html Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:28:36 -0700 2014-08-22T11:28:36-07:00 2014-08-22T13:24:52-07:00