A powerful earthquake struck Nepal, killing at least 1,180 people across a swath of four countries. It was the worst tremor to hit the poor South Asian nation in over 80 years.
Amid mounting concerns about public safety after another death this week, the Narrows Marina announced Friday it will close its public boat ramp and install a permanent gate.
The Washington state Legislature passed a measure Friday to improve the safety of oil transportation amid a sharp increase in the number of oil-carrying freight trains in the state.
A Pierce County Superior Court judge will consider if a citizen petition to recall State Auditor Troy Kelley passes legal muster.