PORT ORCHARD (AP) — A Port Orchard man accused of strangling his girlfriend and later attacking a fellow inmate in the Kitsap County Jail has had the jail attack charges dropped because officials are unable to find the victim.
By Don Seabrook, The Wenatchee World
February 27, 2015 10:41 p.m.
WENATCHEE — People who have been exploring the burned areas of the Carlton Complex Fire are seeing signs that some animals died, and others survived the largest wildfire in Washington's history last summer.
By RACHEL LA CORTE, Associated Press
February 27, 2015 8:34 p.m.
OLYMPIA — The Senate started moving some pieces of a state transportation package off the chamber floor Friday, including a measure that would exempt all state highway projects from the state sales tax and would redirect sales tax money from non-highway transportation projects away from the state general fund.
YAKIMA — With Puget Sound ports getting back to normal after a tentative labor agreement, more Washington apples are being shipped to Asia. But growers say the slowdown of cargo this winter amid a West Coast contract dispute cost them an opportunity to find more buyers for a record crop.