Northwest philanthropists Mike and Sue Raney visited Longmire at Mount Rainier National Park on Wednesday to be honored for their $2 million donation to the National Park Foundation. The gift targets restoration of Rainier’s iconic Wonderland Trail and the Enchanted Valley Trail at Olympic National Park over the next 10 years via newly formed youth conservation groups. The REI Foundation also contributed $1 million to the national park system and president Mark Berejka was on hand.
Hundreds of people — including tribal, local, state and federal leaders — gathered Tuesday to celebrate the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge’s official name change to the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.
Two of the youngest representatives of the Washington delegation at the RNC are working to engage their generation of voters. They see a "bright" future for the GOP, but have concerns about the public perceptions of their party's leaders.
About 600 people attended "Stop Killing Us", a rally held in People's Park in Tacoma's Hilltop Neighborhood, July 16, 2016. It was organized by Alexandra Waller in response to the spate of police and bias killings around the country.