Articles tagged with: Washington

22 April 2014

Washington school bus driver accused of bullying disabled student

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Olympia, Wash. --- (KING News) The Olympia, Washington School District has taken a bus driver off the job, after a disabled student accuses him of verbally abusing her.The girl's mother says she was ...

10 April 2014

Service restored after 911 outages in Oregon and Washington

Posted in Regional

(Oregon Public Broadcasting) Emergency technicians are working to find out what caused 911 outages across Washington and in a couple of Oregon counties Thursday morning. CenturyLink says problems st ...

09 April 2014

JaCo Search and Rescue teams back from Washington mudslide

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Two teams of Jackson County Volunteer Search and Rescue Canine Units are back home today after three days of searching for human remains in Oso, Washington. The town was devastated ...

04 April 2014

More mudslides on the horizon?

Posted in Regional

Federal Way, Wash. -- (KING)  The landslide in Oso has Washington residents keeping a close eye on hillsides in their own communities.  In Pierce County, a landslide this past weekend could lead t ...

01 April 2014

Douglas County Search and Rescue teams to help in mudslide search

Posted in Local, Regional

Oso, Wash. -- Two volunteer Douglas County Search and Rescue K9 teams are being sent to the tragedy in Snohomish County Washington.  Washington officials have requested assistance from neighboring ...

01 April 2014

Gay scout leader removed

Posted in Regional

Seattle, Wash. -- (KING)  Boy Scouts of America announced Monday it has removed the outspoken gay leader of a Seattle, Washington-based troop after he "deliberately injected" his sexuality into Sco ...

31 March 2014

Studded tire season won't be extended past March 31

Posted in Local, Regional

If you've got studded tires on your car, state officials want you to know that today is the last day studded tires are allowed on the road. If drivers are caught using them after today's deadline y ...

31 March 2014

More victims found in Washington mudslide

Posted in Regional

Oso, Wash. -- (NBC News) The number of people confirmed dead in the Oso mudslide that devastated the Washington state town has risen from 18 to 21, Snohomish County authorities said Sunday evening.O ...

28 March 2014

Signs of trouble?

Posted in Regional

Seattle, Wash. -- (KING) Dave Montgomery is one of Washington's foremost landslide experts. But he's not above using Google for his research.  And what he sees in an undated Google Earth satellite ...

27 March 2014

Local Red Cross volunteers head to Washington mudslide

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Three people from Southern Oregon are in the Oso area of Washington helping those displaced by the mudslide. The Red Cross volunteers, two from Klamath Falls and one from Grants Pa ...