Articles tagged with: Washington

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 ...

18 May 2015

Volunteers in Seattle hand out free meth pipes

Posted in Regional

Seattle, Wash. --- Some see it as controversial and it's illegal under state law, but volunteers behind a needle exchange in Seattle are now giving out meth pipes to drug users for free. We've been ...

15 May 2015

Meat company in Portland recalls sausage due to wheat allergen

Posted in U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. -- A Portland-based meat company is recalling nearly 2,000 pounds of sausage due to misbranding and an undeclared wheat/gluten allergen.  The USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service ...

13 May 2015

Driver of overturned honeybee semi fined $550

Posted in U.S. & World News

Seattle, wash. --- (KING) The driver of a semi-truck that overturned on Interstate 5, freeing millions of honeybees and affecting the morning commute, will get a $550 ticket. The Herald reports the ...

04 May 2015

Man gets stuck in basketball hoop

Posted in U.S. & World News

Seattle, Wash. --- It looked like the scene of a dunk gone horribly wrong. Police say a shirtless man with a hammer somehow climbed up a basketball hoop at Cal Anderson Park in Seattle and got stuc ...

29 April 2015

Officials searching for missing man

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- A search is underway for a missing sailor who may have been in Klamath Falls.23-year-old Daeland Wyse is 5 foot 6, 150 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.He failed to rep ...

23 April 2015

Washington teen uses fake bomb for prom-posal, gets suspended

Posted in U.S. & World News

Wash. --- Washington high school student, Ibrahim Ahmad's plan was to pop the prom-posal during his lunch period. Included in his plan of attack, strapping this fake bomb around his waist, well, hi ...