About 1,800 customers of Seattle City Light were reportedly without power Saturday afternoon, the utility reported, with traffic lights out at several intersections. City Light said in a tweet that power could remain out in that area for "a few hours."
The remains known as the Ancient One or Kennewick Man are believed 8,400 years old. Columbia Basin Indian tribes have wanted to give them a proper burial.
Eastbound Interstate 90 is closed from Cle Elum to Ellensburg, while Snoqualmie Pass is closed to traffic due to multiple spin-outs and collisions in the slick, snowy conditions, according to the Washington State Patrol and state Department of Transportation (WSDOT).
Long-promised snows arrived in Seattle Thursday night, thoroughly ruining the morning commute.
A 48-year-old White Center woman was allegedly so mad about a traffic crash with a 15-year-old student driver that she posted racial slurs against the girl's mother on Facebook and even filmed herself following the woman to her son's school.
Washington is the first state in America to sue agribusiness giant Monsanto over toxic PCBs found in the state's waterways, from the Duwamish River in Seattle to the Columbia River near the Canadian border.
Snow is still expected to hit Seattle Thursday, but the timing has shifted (with a little more certainty) late enough that drivers might just make it home before things get dicey.
The incoming Trump administration taps an oil industry ally and climate change skeptic, Oklahoma AG Scott Pruitt, to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Conservative U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., emerges as top candidate for U.S.
Ex-Gov. Dan Evans has a wilderness named after him in Olympic National Park, as an influential Republican congressman suggests that President Trump undo national monuments.
The suspected gunman in a deadly shooting in Bothell on Friday is in custody, according to Bothell police.
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., is likely Interior secretary, setting off political scramble at home and drawing reactions of horror from conservation groups.
The cold, snowy weather is causing minor delays at Sea-Tac International Airport Friday morning.
Snow may make the evening commute messy if it comes early.
Climate change is robbing polar bears of their sea-ice habitat, threatening drastic declines in bear populations over the next 30 to 40 years, according to a new study by U.S., Canadian and Norwegian scientists.
Seattle police reportedly arrested one person Wednesday evening after a driver hit between 15 and 20 cars on Interstate 5 in Seattle.
San Francisco-based Planet, a satellite imaging and all around space company, is opening up offices in Seattle.
The National Weather Service on Saturday said colder air, flooding into Western Washington from Canada, will bring with it the chance of lowland snow late Sunday through Monday morning, followed by a week of temperatures that won't climb far above freezing.
She was the Democrats' "Candidate of the Year," but Tina Podlodowski was unable to break Republicans' 52 year grip on the Secretary of State's office, and came away angry at a lack of party support.
Wondering just how much snow you fell on you last night? Well, Western Washington, the Weather Service has given us the details.
Seattle police arrested a 34-year-old man Wednesday on suspicion of carrying a rifle onto the Seattle Central College campus in Capitol Hill.
With winter weather coming, officials remind residents to keep generators outdoors, away from open windows and vents. Never use a generator, portable propane heater or charcoal or gas grill indoors.
Pilots for a carrier contracted by Amazon as part of its Prime Air service picketed outside Amazon headquarters Wednesday, seeking pressure on their employer for a new labor contract to remedy staffing shortages.
A winter storm watch was changed to a winter storm warning Wednesday afternoon, as forecasts from the National Weather Service predicted snow to start falling Thursday afternoon or evening, possibly just in time for the commute.