Washington, DC – The Coalition of Coastal Fisheries has awarded Representative Derek Kilmer the 2019 “Salmon Champion Award” for his efforts to protect salmon populations in the Northwest. Kilmer, a Member of the House Appropriations Committee, was
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — This year’s Washington apple crop is one of the largest in history. The Washington State Tree Fruit Association estimates the crop at 138 million 40-pound boxes. That figure is well above the 117
What do you think of the idea of having food trucks, Wi-Fi, and even Amazon deliveries in some national park campgrounds? KIRO News reports the Interior Department is reviewing recommendations to modernize campgrounds across the country, which
CHENEY, Wash. — Hundreds of Eastern Washington University students gathered to protest when three religious activists showed up with signs denouncing abortion and preaching messages intolerant of LGBTQ people. One activist was arrested after spanking a student.
RICHLAND, Wash. — A man who allegedly broke into the Richland home of an 11-year-old girl in the dead of night and tried to kidnap her at knifepoint has been arrested. KOMO News reports the girl managed
SAN FRANCISCO – A former Twitter employee was arrested in Seattle this week and accused of spying on the Twitter accounts of thousands of prominent critics of the Saudi Arabian government. The Seattle man, identified as Ahmad
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan said Thursday that the city will file a lawsuit to block the $30 car tab initiative passed by Washington voters in Tuesday’s general election. If fully implemented, Initiative 976 would
LYNDEN, Wash. (AP) — The interim police chief of Lynden, Washington near Bellingham has died after being struck by a vehicle Tuesday. Michael Knapp, 79, was hit at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday and was airlifted to Harborview Medical