- Washington has a budget, but Legislature isn't finished Updated: Jul-01-15 9:31 pm
SEATTLE - Washington state has a budget for the next two years. The government has not shut down. So why haven't state lawmakers gone home for summer vacation? They still have work to do.
- Thurston County investigates 2 cases of Legionnaires Updated: Jun-29-15 7:07 am
OLYMPIA, Washington - Thurston County officials between two recent cases of Legionnaires' disease are connected to a local motel.
- Temperature records in Spokane, Sea-Tac, Bellingham, Olympia Updated: Jun-28-15 4:47 pm
SEATTLE - The National Weather Service says temperature records were set across Washington on Saturday, with Spokane reaching the highest temperature ever recorded in June.
- More people moving to Washington: Population tops 7 million Updated: Jun-25-15 8:41 pm
OLYMPIA, Washington - More people moved to Washington in the past year, helping to push the state's population above 7 million, according to estimates released Thursday by the Office of Financial Management.
- Thurston County screening process aims to protect gophers Updated: Jun-13-15 3:47 pm
OLYMPIA, Washington - Thurston County officials have set up a screening process for developers in unincorporated areas designed to protect pocket gophers.
- US Open creating housing issue for Washington lawmakers Updated: Jun-12-15 4:26 pm
OLYMPIA, Washington - Days before the start of the U.S. Open golf tournament that is expected to draw hundreds of thousands of people to the region, some Washington state lawmakers whose temporary leases in the state capital have run out are scrambling to find places to stay as the current overtime legislative session continues.
- Lawmakers claim $180K in daily payments for special session Updated: Jun-06-15 3:20 pm
EVERETT, Washington - The price of running the Legislature for an extra month included more than $180,000 in daily expense payments to lawmakers.