Author: KGW Staff UNDERWOOD, Wash. (KGW) — The Tunnel 5 Fire, a wildfire burning in timber and brush near the small town of Underwood in southeast Skamania County, Washington, grew to 533 acres overnight and destroyed “several structures,” the Skamania County Sheriff’s ...

Author: KGW Staff PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Colleges and universities around the country, and in the Northwest, are reacting to the Supreme Court reversing affirmative action in college admissions, declaring race cannot be a factor. The court’s decision will force ...

KITTITAS COUNTY, Wash. (CNN) – A 10-year-old girl was found safe in Washington State Monday more than 24 hours after she was reported missing in the Cascade Mountains just east of Seattle. Shunghla Mashwani was separated from her family around ...

VANCOUVER, Wash. — A fire tore through a large industrial building in the Salmon Creek area north of Vancouver late Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning and destroyed at least seven businesses, according to a news release from Clark County ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – Senator Dianne Feinstein returned to Capitol Hill Wednesday afternoon after a nearly three-month absence due to health issues. Feinstein didn’t waste any time getting back to business after her long-anticipated arrival. She cast her first two ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – A former FBI supervisory special agent has been arrested on charges related to the January 6th, 2021, U.S. Capitol breach. Jared Wise was arrested this week in Oregon. He has not yet entered a formal plea ...

OLYMPIA, Wash. (CNN) – Washington Governor Jay Inslee says he won’t seek re-election when his term ends in 2024. The three-term governor said Monday that he’s “ready to pass the torch.” Inslee ran in the Democratic presidential primary in 2020 ...

Author: Alma McCarty (KGW) CLARK COUNTY, Wash. (KGW) — With the stroke of a pen Tuesday morning, House Bill 1240 became law and Washington state became the 10th in the nation to ban the sale of certain semi-automatic rifles. “This ...

Author: Daisy Caballero (KGW) RIDGEFIELD, Wash. (KGW) — The family of an Oregon mother whose body was found dumped in Ridgefield, Washington, is speaking out. The Clark County Medical Examiner ruled the death of 32-year-old Joanna Speaks as a homicide. ...

Author: Alma McCarty (KGW) VANCOUVER, Wash. (KGW) — A heartbroken community of friends, family and loved ones gathered at Evergreen Memorial Gardens on Wednesday to say their goodbyes to Meshay Melendez and her 7-year-old daughter, Layla Stewart. This week, Kirkland ...

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