Notorious serial killer Gary Ridgway has been transferred to a high-security prison in Colorado, Andrew Garber with the State Department of Corrections said.
Alaska State Troopers say the pilot of a sightseeing plane that crashed in southeast Alaska was from Idaho. All nine people aboard the plane died.
The crowd at a University District house party turned "unruly and aggressive" Friday night, leading to shots fired and one man injured, Seattle Police said.
If you're out camping, all campfires are off limits - even in designated fire pits. Washington State Parks announced a fire ban on Friday in response to the growing fire danger across the state.
One lane has reopened at Milepost 38 on Interstate 90 Saturday morning after a semi-truck caught fire overnight.
As they adjourned a second overtime session and prepare to start a third one, House and Senate leaders worked Saturday to finalize details on a new two-year state operating budget that must be adopted within the next few days in order to avoid a partial government shutdown.
State highway officials say hot weather is melting sections of U.S. Highway 2 between Monroe and Gold Bar.
After more than four decades years in business, a popular King County roller skating rink is preparing to roll to its final resting place.
Members of the transgendered community celebrated Friday's historic Supreme Court ruling with a march and rally through Seattle's Capitol Hill and vowed to continue the fight for equality.
The House on Friday passed a measure that makes several changes to the state's new recreational marijuana market, including eliminating the three-tier tax structure and replacing it with a single excise tax of 37 percent at the point of sale.
Most people can easily, if uncomfortably, survive triple-digit temperatures outdoors. Add a cheap, illegal party drug to the mix, and some people might not survive.
Budget negotiators say that they are making progress on reaching agreement on a state operating budget, but at least one key lawmaker on Friday acknowledged that they may need to extend beyond the end of the current special session in order to get any final deal passed out of both chambers ahead of a potential government shutdown next week.
A drunk driver who crashed head-on into a family's car, killing a man and critically injuring his wife and two daughters, was sentenced Friday to more than 16 years in prison.
Two men are under arrest after they allegedly assumed the identity of a dead woman whose body they found while burglarizing her home, sheriff's officials said Friday.