Articles tagged with: Washington

26 February 2015

Washington police search for dangerous man

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Kelso, Wash. -- Police in Washington are looking for a man considered armed and extremely dangerous.The Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office says 41-year-old Christopher Lee Yourkwitz reportedly shot his ...

17 February 2015

New earthquake warning software launched

Posted in Regional

A new earthquake warning system for the Pacific Northwest launched today, February 17th.Computers in offices across the region now have access to software that sends out an alarm seconds to minutes ...

17 February 2015

Foster Farms Kelso processing plant written up for food safety violations

Posted in Regional

Kelso, Wash. --- A Foster Farms processing plan in Kelso, Washington is written up for dozens of food safety violations.According to Federal Inspection reports, dating from March to September 2014, ...

17 February 2015

Facebook plea saves couple

Posted in U.S. & World News

Belfair, Wash. --- (KING)  Animal control officers from three counties seized dozens of dogs from a Belfair, Washington home Sunday night.Deputies described the conditions as "filthy," according to ...

05 February 2015

Washington kids, padlocked and abandoned

Posted in U.S. & World News

Lake Stevens, Wash. --- (KING)  Parents of three young children found abandoned and locked inside a Lake Stevens, Washington home are each being held on $100,000 bail.Amanda Foley, 32, and Mark Dor ...

05 February 2015

Washington's "5 star" jail

Posted in U.S. & World News

Wash. --- (KGW)  Washington's Clark County Jail has gotten its first five-star review...from a former inmate.A former inmate identified only as "Lucky V" recently left a glowing review of the facil ...

04 February 2015

Tillis: don't require restaurant employees to wash hands

Posted in U.S. & World News

Wash.  --- (WNCN) North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis suggested restaurants shouldn't be required to have their employees wash their hands in a question-and-answer session Monday at the Bipartisan Poli ...

26 January 2015

Washington mom stabs kids

Posted in Regional

Olympia, Wash. -- (KING)  An Olympia, Washington mother has been charged with three counts of attempted murder after allegedly attacking her three young children with a knife. 29-year-old Christina ...

21 January 2015

Jail rolls out body alarms

Posted in U.S. & World News

Wash. --- (KGW)  A little black box at Washington's Clark County Jail may not look like much, but it packs a big punch. Pull the pin and an alarm goes off, alerting jailers that someone is in troub ...

16 January 2015

Supreme Court says 'I do' to same sex marriage

Posted in U.S. & World News

Wash. --- A big decision out of Washington DC tonight, as the Supreme Court says 'I do' to the debate over same sex marriage. The nine justices will determine whether gay couples have the constituti ...