Articles tagged with: Washington

27 June 2014

Doggie dentist eases visits

Posted in U.S. & World News

Seattle, Wash. --- (KING)  Monica Johnson is so terrified of going to the dentist, she went 15 years without an appointment."It's not gonna happen," she says. "I feel like a chicken. I wish I could ...

06 June 2014

One dead in Seattle Pacific University campus shooting

Posted in U.S. & World News

Seattle, Wash. --- (NBC News)  Gunshots rang out at Seattle Pacific University Thursday.When it was over one person was dead and three others wounded.It began when a man armed with a shotgun walked ...

03 June 2014

Seattle has the highest minimum wage in the country

Posted in U.S. & World News, Economy

Seattle, Wash. -- Seattle now has the highest minimum wage in the country. The Seattle City Council passed an ordinance that bumps up the minimum wage to $15 an hour. It was drafted by an advisory g ...

28 May 2014

31 illnesses in NW linked to salmonella outbreak

Posted in Regional

Washington -- (KGW) A salmonella outbreak linked to Foster Farms chicken has sickened 574 people in 27 states and Puerto Rico, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were ...

22 May 2014

Hepatitis-C exposure warning for patients at Washington hospital

Posted in Regional, Health

Vancouver, Wa. -- Letters are on their way to patients outside of Portland after a fired hospital worker may have exposed those patients to Hepatitis-C. Peace-Health Southwest Medical Center in Vanc ...

14 May 2014

Jetway collapses during deplaning in Seattle

Posted in U.S. & World News

Seattle, Wash. --- (KING News) An investigation is now underway to determine what caused a jetway to drop about six feet as passengers exited a plane Tuesday morning at Washington's Sea-Tac Airport. ...

05 May 2014

Amber Alert Cancelled: Police found abducted child in Auburn, Wa.

Posted in Local, Regional

Update (5/5 12:30PM) Amber Alert has been cancelled. Sandra Bennatts and Mason Bennatts-Miller are in custody. Auburn, Wash. -- The  King County Sheriff's Office is looking for a child who was l ...

30 April 2014

Barnacle-covered boat comes ashore in Washington

Posted in Regional

Ocean Shores, Wa. -- A barnacle-covered boat turned up along Ocean Shores, Washington earlier this week. Authorities believe it may be from the 2011 Japanese tsunami. If so, it would have traveled f ...

28 April 2014

Oso landslide search ends; 2 still missing

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Oso, Wash. -- (KING)  Nearly five weeks after the Oso landslide, Frank Hadaway says there's a chance search teams will never find his missing brother. "It was a devastating slide and it has been a ...

25 April 2014

Washington mom admits to arson

Posted in U.S. & World News

Puyallup, Wash. --- (KING News) She was initially called a hero, who saved her young son from their burning home.  Now, that Puyallup, Washington mom is accused of setting the fire herself.  Inves ...