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Renton suspect arrested for 1998 cold case homicide of Marysville woman
Jennifer Brinkman, 19, was found dead in her Marysville home with axe wounds over 20 years ago.
Sound Transit may suspend Sounder service due to national rail strike
Unless settlement reached or Congress intervenes, strike could start Dec. 9
Crime, climate, abortion on docket in legislative session warm-up
Washington lawmakers will hold 39 hearings this week. Nearly all will be conducted in person, which hasn’t happened in three years.
Detectives seek information on homicide, arson near Federal Way
King County Sheriff’s Office offers up to $10,000 cash reward for information leading to an arrest.
Renton man, 31, sentenced to 10 years in prison for drug charges
Worked as a debt collector, drug distributor and translator for leaders of drug ring
State’s Native American crisis hotline is first in the nation
The Native and Strong Lifeline provides culturally appropriate mental health support and referrals.
Woman found dead at Fairwood apartment complex
King County Sheriff’s Office deputies are investigating after shots were fired
Renton Police report a murder-suicide shooting at The Landing
The shooter allegedly shot the victim four times before taking his own life.
Federal Way City Council outlaws pushing shopping carts on the sidewalk
The new ordinance makes pushing or possessing a shopping cart in any city right-of-way a Class 3 infraction.
Forum spotlights Washington’s missing and murdered Indigenous people
Carolyn DeFord of the Puyallup Tribe spoke about her mother’s 1999 disappearance and what has led to this crisis.
Man killed in shootout with Federal Way police
Police have not yet determined if the man was struck by police gunfire
Renton ranch offers free equine therapy for military veterans
Jim and Lily Carlson started the Hitching Rail Wellness Center and Retreat
Meet the ghost shrimp, a spooky little critter in Puget Sound
Halloween has come and gone, but within the waters of the Puget Sound exists a spooky and translucent critter — the ghost shrimp. Ghost shrimp… Continue reading
Enumclaw man dies in rollover crash on SR 167 in Auburn
James W. Maclam was ejected from his car as it flipped over a barrier onto an onramp below.
WGU Washington to deliver care packages to local health care workers
Kent-based nonprofit will make stops Nov. 5 at hospitals in Renton, Federal Way and Enumclaw
Auburn Police respond to shooting at Lowe’s parking lot on A Street
One person suffered a gunshot wound to the head and is reportedly in critical condition.
How Washington state law lets clergy hide child sexual abuse
By Wilson Criscione, InvestigateWest Nearly 20 years ago, in the aftermath of the Catholic sexual abuse scandal, former Washington state Rep. Mary Lou Dickerson wanted… Continue reading
Federal plan to handle complaints about voter intimidation or fraud
Assistant U.S. attorney, FBI to respond to Western District of Washington incidents
State long-term care fund projected to be solvent over long term
WA Cares Fund payroll tax to start in July 2023
Aviation commission recommends new airport sites outside Enumclaw
Pierce and Thurston county sites under consideration