Officers shot a man to death after he opened fire at them Sunday afternoon in Tacoma, police officials said.
Source: Man shot dead by Tacoma police after he opens fire at officers
LYNNWOOD, Wash. – Three high school students were killed and a fourth was injured after an SUV slammed into a parked semi trailer in Lynnwood early Wednesday morning. The three people who were killed were students at Jackson High School in Mill Creek. The survivor is a student at Cascade High School, the Everett School District says.
Source: 3 high school students killed in fatal Lynnwood crash; fourth teen injured | KOMO
CHINOOK PASS, Wash. – Search and rescue teams are combing the mountains east of Chinook Pass for a woman who hasn’t been seen since she and a companion survived a motorcycle crash there several days ago. Kittitas County Undersheriff Clayton Myers says the woman, identified as Kaylean Johnson, 20, of Union Gap, was riding on a 1974 Harley Davidson motorcycle with 61-year-old Patrick Frawley of Yakima on June 23 when they were involved in a crash on a back road north of Highway 410 and plunged over an embankment.
Source: Woman survives motorcycle crash, then disappears in Cascade Mountains
JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard has suspended the search for the crew of the fishing vessel Destination northwest of St. George, Alaska. Watchstanders from Coast Guard 17th District received an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon alert from F/V Destination early Saturday morning and deployed the Kodiak aircrews to commence the search.
The aircrews located a debris field in the general area of the EPIRB alert. Debris included the transmitting EPIRB, a life ring from the vessel, buoys, tarps and an oil sheen.
Source: Coast Guard suspends search for fishing vessel near St. George, Alaska
The City of Bellingham plans to dismantle the worn, iconic pillars that have welcomed visitors to Fairhaven Park since 1925 because they are unstable and unsafe. A new, replicate entry could go up, provided people donate about $250,000 to the project.
Source: Built in 1925, iconic and unstable gateway into Fairhaven Park to be torn down
SEATTLE – Crews battled a fire in downtown Seattle Thursday afternoon. Firefighters were dispatched just before 3 p.m. to 1919 First Avenue, the same building that houses Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub.
Source: Crews battle downtown fire at First and Stewart | KOMO
An adult male died from a gunshot wound at about 2 a.m. this morning at a large party in the 16800 block of Northeast 39th Court, according to a post on the Redmond Police Department (RPD) Twitter page.
Source: Adult male dies from gunshot wound in Redmond | Redmond Reporter
A shooting at a Skagit County shopping mall that killed five people ranging in age from 16 to 95 was voted the state’s top news story of 2016 by Associated Press member editors and AP staff.
Source: Top Washington stories of 2016 | The Columbian
Dozens of ‘Star Wars’ fans went to Fisher Pavilion at Seattle Center on Friday night to pay tribute to actress Carrie Fisher, who died this week at age 60.
Source: Seattle pays tribute to Carrie Fisher with lightsaber vigil – seattlepi.com
Crews have found the bodies of four people at the scene of a plane crash near the northern Hood Canal area of Dabob Bay, state Department of Transportation officials said Friday.
Source: DOT officials: 4 killed in private plane crash near Hood Canal – seattlepi.com