Residents in 15 homes near Quincy were briefly evacuated Sunday morning when a new brush fire broke out Saturday night in Grant County.
The federal government has again rejected a Seattle tribe's petition for federal recognition as an Indian tribe.
Authorities have arrested a 25-year-old man that they say is tied to the killings of an adult and child found badly burned in a car last week.
Same-sex marriage is now legal in all 50 states, but nestled in the Idaho Constitution remains the provision that defines marriage as only between a man and a woman.
Washington state is under a federal court order to fix hundreds of barriers built under state roads and highways that block access for migrating salmon and thus interfere with tribes' treaty-backed right to catch fish.
Firefighters across the Puget Sound region had their hands full racing from one fire to another Saturday night during the 4th of July celebrations.
Detectives are investigating after a security guard found a man shot to death early Sunday morning in Seattle's Little Brook neighborhood.
Portland Police say one of their officers was stabbed and a suspect was shot early Sunday morning.
A man blames fireworks for starting the fire that destroyed his trailer home in Vancouver on the Fourth of July.
The U.S. Coast Guard says crews are searching in Commencement Bay for a man who went missing after two boats collided late Saturday.
A firefighter has been injured while battling a house fire in Federal Way Saturday afternoon.
Authorities are searching for the driver who fled the scene after striking and killing a pedestrian in North Kitsap early Saturday.
Authorities in Douglas County say a 13-year-old girl has died after her intoxicated father crashed the car she was riding in into a tree.
A Central Point man and former Klamath County jail deputy has been sentenced to seven years in prison on multiple sex crime charges.
Wildfires across Washington state burned through brush, forest and grassland amid 100-degree heat as the region braced for more hot weather and the onset of Fourth of July fireworks.