Articles tagged with: Washington

30 June 2015

Sleepy Hollow blaze destroys homes

Posted in Regional

Wash. -- (NBC News)  Families are tallying their losses after a raging wildfire destroyed more than two dozen homes in Wenacthee, Washington. The fire is now more than ten-percent contained, and m ...

29 June 2015

At least 24 homes destroyed in Wenatchee wildfire

Posted in Regional

Wenatchee, Wash. --- (KGW) Authorities say a wildfire fueled by high temperatures and strong winds has destroyed at least 24 homes in Chelan County. Embers also caused a raging fire at cardboard rec ...

25 June 2015

News crew to the rescue!

Posted in U.S. & World News

Washington, Penn. --- (WPXI) Police officers and medics were able to revive an unresponsive man in a Washington, Pennsylvania parking lot Wednesday after a WPXI photographer noticed him slumped over ...

24 June 2015

Mountain Dew & back rubs for bees?

Posted in U.S. & World News

Seattle, Wash. --- (KING)  A string of bumble bee deaths in Seattle has one woman taking an unorthodox approach to saving themAlexandrea Pilloud walks the same route in Madison Park a few times a w ...

15 June 2015

Spokane NAACP leader Dolezal announces resignation

Posted in Regional

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Rachel Dolezal, who found herself in center of a racial, ethical firestorm when her parents revealed she was a white woman while posing as an African-American, announced her resign ...

12 June 2015

NAACP leader accused of falsely portraying herself

Posted in Local

Spokane, Wash. -- (KHQ)There are questions about Spokane's NAACP Chapter President, Rachel Dolezal.  The city confirmed with KHQ she claimed to be of African-American descent on a city application ...

11 June 2015

Records show maijuana sales in Washington and Colorado over $500 million

Posted in U.S. & World News

Recreational sales of marijuana in Washington and Colorado have topped a combined $500 million.That's according to government officials and researchers evaluating the impacts of legalizing marijuana ...

11 June 2015

Urban Death Project gains support in Seattle

Posted in Regional

Seattle, Wash. --- (KGW) A plan to begin human composting in Seattle is now gaining traction in the form of both willing participants and the money needed to make it happen. It's called the Urban De ...

11 June 2015

iPhone cord splint helps save man

Posted in U.S. & World News

Stevenson, Wash. --- (KGW)  A trip into a remote area in the Columbia River Gorge took a dramatic turn for the worse for Matt L'Hommedieu.L'Hommedieu, a former Navy SEAL, lives in Stevenson, Washin ...

29 May 2015

Two fast food employees fired after accepting weed for food

Posted in Regional

Tacoma, Wash. --- Two fast food employees in Washington State are looking for new jobs.They were fired after video taken at a drive-thru reportedly showed them trading burger meals for a hit of mari ...