- Washington schools scramble to fill special education slots Updated: Aug-29-15 2:04 pm
SEATTLE - Only a few days remain until the school year begins, and many Washington districts still haven't filled special education teaching jobs.
- Seager, Gutierrez homer, Walker goes 6 1-3 in M's 2-0 win Updated: Aug-29-15 12:30 am
CHICAGO - A cramp may have shut down Taijuan Walker on Friday night, but not before he did the same to the Chicago White Sox.
- Langhorne leads Seattle Storm past San Antonio Stars, 83-69 Updated: Aug-29-15 12:20 am
- Lawsuit: staff ignored man choking on piece of orange Updated: Aug-28-15 5:29 pm
SEATTLE - Robert Kincaid, a patient suffering from schizophrenia, was lying on the floor in a dayroom at Western State Hospital, choking on a piece of orange for almost eight minutes before staff members stopped to help him, according to a federal lawsuit filed by his older brother.
- Mariners fire general manager Jack Zduriencik Updated: Aug-28-15 5:08 pm
SEATTLE - A year to the day after praising Jack Zduriencik as he was rewarded with a contract extension, Seattle Mariners President Kevin Mather found himself speaking with ownership this week on all the areas he believed the club was lacking.
- Scientists, tribe study shrinking Washington state glacier Updated: Aug-28-15 11:34 am
MOUNT BAKER, Washington - Mauri Pelto digs his crampons into the steep icy slope on Mount Baker in Washington state and watches as streams of water cascade off the thick mass of bare, bluish ice. Every 20 yards, the water carves vertical channels in the face of the glacier as it rushes downstream.
- Elias, Mariners fall short against White Sox Updated: Aug-28-15 12:32 am
- Senators: More must be done to prevent future wildfires Updated: Aug-27-15 8:10 pm
SEATTLE - As Washington and other Western states battle huge blazes this summer, two U.S. senators said at a field hearing in Seattle that more needs to be done to prepare for and help prevent future wildfires.
- Wilson says he did not have a concussion in NFC title game Updated: Aug-27-15 7:05 pm
RENTON, Washington - Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson said Thursday he did not suffer a concussion in the NFC championship game against Green Bay, a day after comments in an article in Rolling Stone indicated Wilson may have suffered a head injury.
- 3 tourists attacked, robbed in downtown Seattle Updated: Aug-27-15 5:29 am
SEATTLE - Seattle police are increasing patrols near the downtown bus tunnel after three tourists from Rhode Island were attacked and robbed.
- Bassitt, A's bullpen knocked around in 8-2 loss to Mariners Updated: Aug-26-15 11:35 pm
SEATTLE - Billy Burns accomplished what only two others had done, greeting Seattle ace Felix Hernandez with a home run leading off the game. On the first pitch, no less.
- Swimming beach on Lake Washington closed after sewage spill Updated: Aug-26-15 9:49 pm
SEATTLE - The Seward Park swimming beach on Lake Washington will be closed for at least a day following a sewage spill Wednesday morning.
- Seattle Children's Bellevue clinic warns of infection risk Updated: Aug-26-15 8:50 pm
BELLEVUE, Washington - A suburban clinic of Seattle Children's Hospital is warning patients they could have been exposed to infection by improperly cleaned and sterilized equipment.
- Hernandez, Cruz lead Seattle past Oakland 8-2 Updated: Aug-26-15 7:47 pm
- Seahawks LB Kevin Pierre-Louis pushing for playing time Updated: Aug-26-15 7:02 pm
RENTON, Washington - It doesn't take long for the speed of Kevin Pierre-Louis to catch your eye.
- Rand Paul makes Northwest campaign stops Updated: Aug-26-15 3:03 pm
SEATTLE - Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul, making the first of several Pacific Northwest campaign stops in Seattle, spoke about constitutional issues and dysfunction in the nation's capital.
- Everett high school bans apparel from non-Seattle teams Updated: Aug-26-15 10:28 am
EVERETT, Washington - Mariner High School in south Everett is prohibiting students from wearing sports jerseys or apparel from non-Seattle area teams.
- Rand Paul's visit to Washington begins in Seattle Updated: Aug-25-15 10:05 pm
SEATTLE - Rand Paul brings his Western campaign tour to Washington on Wednesday.
- B.J. Daniels trying to earn spot at receiver for Seahawks Updated: Aug-25-15 6:29 pm
RENTON, Washington - B.J. Daniels has played football since he was 6 years old and never played any position other than quarterback.
- Los Angeles looks at harsher penalties for child sex buyers Updated: Aug-25-15 5:32 pm
LOS ANGELES - Officials in Los Angeles County are adopting a get-tough tactic to deter men from soliciting sex from girls who are forced into prostitution - charging them with crimes that could mean prison time and registration as a sex offender.
- Woman beaten to death under Seattle bridge Updated: Aug-25-15 11:58 am
SEATTLE - A standoff between police officers and a suspected killer ended in gunfire under Seattle's Magnolia Bridge.
- King County sheriff fires 2nd deputy in bus driver dispute Updated: Aug-25-15 11:35 am
SEATTLE - A second King County Sheriff's deputy has been fired over an incident in which a bus driver used a video to refute allegations that he used profanity during an argument over security.
- Police arrest man accused of scamming Seahawks tickets Updated: Aug-25-15 10:58 am
SEATTLE - Just before the second preseason game of the year, Seattle police nabbed a person for selling stolen Seahawks tickets, and they're warning that scams will likely continue.
- Seattle teachers vote to continue bargaining Updated: Aug-24-15 11:41 pm
SEATTLE - Teachers from the state's largest school district voted Monday to keep on bargaining toward a new contract. The Seattle Education Association also set a Sept. 3 meeting when they will vote on either a tentative contract agreement or a strike.
- Record wildfire in Washington gets international, local help Updated: Aug-24-15 10:19 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - As Washington state's wildfires burned into the record books Monday, calls for help were answered from far and near.