Local & Regional

Local Gov. Inslee proposes statewide cap on carbon pollution Gov. Inslee proposes statewide cap on carbon pollution
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday proposed an ambitious cap-and-trade program to require the state's largest industrial polluters to pay for every ton of carbon they release.
Local Ferry crew, nurse provide CPR in heart attack
Authorities say a well-trained Washington State Ferries crew and a registered nurse who happened to be nearby swung into action and provided CPR to an 80-year-old man who had an apparent heart attack as he walked onto a state ferry.
Local Gunfire damages BPA insulators, reward offered
The Bonneville Power Administration says people shooting at its high-voltage power line near Joint Base Lewis-McChord in the Tacoma, Washington, area have damaged power line insulators. The agency is offering a maximum $25,000 reward for tips leading to those involved.
Local State feeding deer to keep them out of orchards
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Department generally discourages the public from feeding wildlife, but the agency is temporarily feeding Okanogan County mule deer to keep them out of orchards in the Pateros area.
Local Centralia fugitive found hiding at Chehalis home
The Lewis County sheriff's office says a man who fled from Centralia Municipal Court Tuesday as an officer was trying to handcuff him was arrested Wednesday morning at a Chehalis home.