Northwest News HEADLINES
BELLLINGHAM - Fifty people will be able to get a free skin cancer screening Saturday, June 8, at the PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center.
BELLINGHAM - The Locker family of Ferndale will serve as grand marshals of the 2013 Ski to Sea Grand Parade, which features floats, marching bands, horses, antique cars and plenty of entertainment.
The trucker was hauling a load of drilling equipment when his load bumped against the steel framework over an Interstate 5 bridge. He looked in his rearview mirror and watched in horror as the span collapsed into the water behind him. Two vehicles fell into the icy Skagit River.
Bryce Kenning saw the void before him in an explosion of dust, and there was nothing he could do.
A Richland day care shut down recently for failing to meet safety and operations standards is now facing allegations of abusing and neglecting children.
The Washington Transportation Department has posted detour routes around the collapsed Interstate 5 over the Skagit River - but urges drivers to avoid the area if possible, even on a busy Memorial Day weekend.
A survivor of Washington's Interstate 5 bridge collapse says plunging off the highway was "like a roller coaster where you're not attached to the tracks."
Every two years Washington state legislators sit for official portraits and the photos are used online and in the media.
It's not terribly uncommon for trucks to strike bridges in Washington state - it's just that such accidents don't usually cause the structures to collapse.
The license of a Kennewick massage practitioner has been suspended over allegations of sexual misconduct, the state Department of Health announced Friday.
BELLINGHAM Ski to Sea teams will get more time to pick up their race packets on Saturday, May 25, because of delays caused by the Thursday collapse of the Skagit River bridge on Interstate 5, race officials announced.
Government offices and schools will be closed Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. Grocery stores, Bellis Fair, most retail stores and restaurants will be open. Some smaller stores will be closed.
A Kitsap County jury decided the maker of a surgical robot was not to blame for a botched prostate operation on a Bremerton man.
The Grays Harbor County prosecutor says Thurston County SWAT officers were justified in fatally shooting a man during a standoff in March in Hoquiam.
A man who got out of his car Friday morning on Interstate 5 at Mountlake Terrace was struck by a semi-truck and killed.
FOB Tacoma: Army Pacific commander hints at Stryker review, but says downsizing could have a light touch in the region
Word on the Street: Puyallup City Council approves appointments to new citizens task force on homelessness
- Oversize truck might be cause of I-5 bridge collapse into Skagit River
- Trucker bumps I-5 bridge, sees tragedy behind him
- State lawmakers vote 'no' on flaws, 'yes' to photo retouching
- Quick notes on the coming roster moves — CarlosTriunfel will be joining the Mariners
- Hawks give Puyallup's Veltung a shot at WR