A construction worker was killed Monday morning while working on a project at Bellevue College, police said.
Calmer winds and cooler temperatures were allowing firefighters to go on the offensive Monday against a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles of terrain in Washington State.
A man trying to hitch a ride north of Cannon Beach, Oregon, found a fatal traffic crash instead.
Police say a woman wearing fake facial hair robbed a convenience store early Monday in Kennewick.
A truck driver was killed when his semi rig veered off Highway 104 in Jefferson County and slammed into a stand of trees, the Washington State Patrol reported.
George Martin was having a nice evening last Thursday, sitting on the couch, watching TV and drinking whiskey. It probably would have been even better without those two kids trying to get him to leave their house.
A lost 4-year-old boy was found on the beach at Ocean Shores, cold and wet from walking in the surf.
A man was killed and a woman was seriously injured when a car plunged down a steep embankment early Monday near Illahee State Park in Bremerton.
The Okanogan County sheriff's office says a man died of an apparent heart attack while fighting a wildfire near his home.
Traffic backups formed Monday morning on Interstate 90 as a weeklong closure of three westbound lanes disrupted the commute - but they were not as bad as originally expected.
Forecasters say calmer winds and cooler temperatures are headed for a fire-scorched region of Washington state, conditions that could help firefighters in their battle against wildfires that have charred hundreds of square miles of terrain.
One suspect was shot and four police officers were injured in a Sunday afternoon shootout and explosion in Kent.
A May Day demonstrator accused of obstructing police during a 2013 protest has been acquitted by a Seattle jury.
Seattle police say they've arrested a man after two bodies were discovered Saturday near the Duwamish River.