Local & Regional

Local Legislature cuts state college tuition by 15 to 20 percent Legislature cuts state college tuition by 15 to 20 percent
A decision this week to cut tuition for Washington state's public universities by 15 to 20 percent over the next two years is a rare move that national experts believe could influence other states as they come out from under the recession.
Local Sea-Tac passengers held aboard jet while sick woman checked Sea-Tac passengers held aboard jet while sick woman checked
A Seattle-Tacoma International Airport spokesman says passengers aboard a United Airlines flight from Chicago were held on the plane for more than an hour after landing Monday night while a doctor assessed a sick passenger's ailment.