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Students: Shooter was well-liked, fought over girl

Students: Shooter was well-liked, fought over girlStudents and family members have identified the shooter at Marysville-Pilchuck High School as Jaylen Fryberg, a student at the school.
  • Local
  • 6 days, 13 hours ago
Crime

Serial robber suspected of hitting 6 banks in NW

Serial robber suspected of hitting 6 banks in NWThe Federal Bureau of Investigation is searching for a serial bank robber suspected of robbing six banks in the Northwest, and they say he is likely to rob again.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
Washington

Storify: Tornado touches down in Longview

Storify: Tornado touches down in LongviewWitnesses began sending photos and videos of the weather event to the KGW Newsroom.
  • Washington
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Crime

Man shot at large Vancouver house party

Man shot at large Vancouver house partyThe investigation began when the man was dropped off at the PeaceHealth Southwest Hospital emergency room just before 2 a.m., according to Vancouver police Sgt. Kevin Allais.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 22 hours ago
Crime

DUI suspect crashes pickup into Wash. school bus

DUI suspect crashes pickup into Wash. school busThe Washington State Patrol says it believes the woman behind the wheel of a pickup truck that collided with a school bus near Purdy was driving while impaired Thursday afternoon.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 22 hours ago
Washington

Seattle nurse monitored for Ebola as precaution

Seattle nurse monitored for Ebola as precautionA Seattle-area nurse is being monitored for symptoms after treating Ebola patients in West Africa.
  • Washington
  • 1 week ago
Vancouver

Student hit by school bus in Vancouver

Student hit by school bus in VancouverHuntley suffered a broken pelvis and facial lacerations, her stepfather told KGW. She was taken to Peace Health Southwest Medical Center.
  • Vancouver
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Washington

Politicians fight over zombie vote in Spokane

Politicians fight over zombie vote in SpokaneZombies have become a political issue in a state Senate race in Spokane.
  • Washington
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Marijuana

Seattle's King Co. sheriff backs Ore. pot measure

Seattle's King Co. sheriff backs Ore. pot measureA major law enforcement official in neighboring Washington state is throwing his support behind the Oregon measure that would legalize recreational marijuana.
  • Marijuana
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Local

WA detainee's sister encouraged by North Korea release

WA detainee's sister encouraged by North Korea releaseThe sister of a Washington state man held for nearly two years in North Korea says she believes the release of another American "could be a sign of hope"for her brother, Kenneth Bae.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Washington

Backpage.com asks court to throw out sex trafficking suit

Backpage.com asks court to throw out sex trafficking suitA lawyer for Backpage.com told Washington's Supreme Court that a lawsuit filed by three sex trafficking victims should be thrown out because the website has immunity under a federal communications law.
  • Washington
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Crime

Guilty plea in grisly Tacoma double murder

Guilty plea in grisly Tacoma double murderA 39-year-old man was sentenced to life in prison without parole after pleading guilty Thursday in Tacoma to two charges of aggravated murder and one charge of attempted murder.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Washington

Wash. grandfather accidentally backs over toddler

Wash. grandfather accidentally backs over toddlerPolice say a 13-month-old boy was killed when his grandfather accidentally backed over him in Wenatchee.
  • Washington
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Marijuana

Economist: Benefits of legal pot outweigh societal costs

Economist: Benefits of legal pot outweigh societal costsA University of Oregon economist said Thursday the best-case estimates for Colorado's legal marijuana tax revenue were overstated because of a faulty model.
  • Marijuana
  • 2 weeks ago
Local

Body found in Wash. likely that of missing actress Upham

Body found in Wash. likely that of missing actress UphamPolice believe a body found in White River is that of missing actress Misty Upham, but her identity has not been confirmed.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks ago
Local

NW residents prep for Big One with 'Shakeout'

NW residents prep for Big One with 'Shakeout'Hundreds of thousands of people in the Pacific Northwest practiced earthquake drills Thursday in the Great Shakeout drill.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks ago
Crime

Man shoots at police in 3 Washington towns

Man shoots at police in 3 Washington townsThe Snohomish County sheriff's office says a Marysville police sergeant was wounded - either by a bullet or debris - as the suspect was arrested. The 19-year veteran was treated at a hospital and released.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks ago
Health

New Wash. license plates promote breast cancer awareness

New Wash. license plates promote breast cancer awarenessA new special license plate going on sale in Washington will feature a pink ribbon and promote breast cancer awareness.
  • Health
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Local

Farmer hunts down, kills endangered wolf in Washington

Farmer hunts down, kills endangered wolf in WashingtonState wildlife officials are investigating a farmer in connection with the shooting of an endangered gray wolf in Whitman County.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Washington

Police investigate drowning in Kalama

Police investigate drowning in KalamaA Longview man was found dead in the Kalama Marina on Sunday, police said.
  • Washington
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Washington

Waterspout prompts tornado warning in Western Wash.

Waterspout prompts tornado warning in Western Wash.A waterspout spotted near Anderson Island on Saturday prompted a rare tornado warning in Western Washington.
  • Washington
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Crime

Police: Man stabs vet workers after cat dies

Police: Man stabs vet workers after cat diesPolice say a 57-year-old man has been arrested for attacking two veterinary workers with a knife after his cat died.
  • Crime
  • 3 weeks ago
Local

Vancouver student remembered as adventurous, giving

Vancouver student remembered as adventurous, givingDozens of people gathered Wednesday night for a vigil to remember a 7-year-old girl who died after reportedly falling off a swing at her school playground.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks ago
Local

Wash. texting-driving law needs update, agency says

Wash. texting-driving law needs update, agency saysThe Washington Traffic Safety Commission is asking state lawmakers to upgrade the texting-while-driving law.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks ago
Washington

Marijuana sodas explode at Wash. pot shop

Marijuana sodas explode at Wash. pot shopBottles of marijuana-infused soda delivered to a Bellingham pot shop started exploding on the store shelf.
  • Washington
  • 3 weeks ago
Crime

Wash. man accused of sex with hypnotized woman

Wash. man accused of sex with hypnotized womanCourt documents say the 25-year-old hypnotized the woman June 4 at his home in Kennewick. He reportedly had used hypnotism several times in the past to help her with her problems.
  • Crime
  • 3 weeks ago
Crime

Wash. woman accused of breastfeeding while on drugs

Wash. woman accused of breastfeeding while on drugsA woman accused of giving her daughter methamphetamine, cocaine and marijuana through breastfeeding is back in jail in Tacoma while she awaits trial on a charge of endangerment with a controlled substance.
  • Crime
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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