Local & Regional

Local Everett firefighter arrested in underage prostitution sting (Video)
A 60-year-old Everett firefighter was arrested Wednesday afternoon in West Seattle on suspicion of trying to meet an underage prostitute as part of a Seattle Police Department sting targeting men seeking out sex with underage girls online.
Local Judge says Ore. woman's noisy rooster must go Judge says Ore. woman's noisy rooster must go (Photo Gallery)
It was just the first of Mr. Rooster's problems that he was first believed to be a Ms. His crowing has given him away, though, and his owner in Cornelius has been dinged six times in five months for violating city ordinances.
Local 'Avoid S names': New state ferry named Chimacum
Chimacum was chosen as the name for the newest Washington state ferry because workers and the state Transportation Commission wanted to avoid any possible confusion that would arise from having another ferry that begins with S.