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Grand jury: Deputy justified in shooting man at truck stop

May 10, 2022, 6:58pm Northwest

A grand jury has ruled that a Marion County deputy was justified in the April 25 fatal shooting of a Portland man who shot a police officer after the man barricaded himself in a van at a truck stop in Aurora. Read story

Portland settles suit over homeless sweeps, changes rules

May 10, 2022, 4:15pm Northwest

The city of Portland has settled with a group of people who sued over the way the city conducts homeless sweeps. Read story

Mountlake Terrace man sentenced to 23 years in 2018 killing

May 10, 2022, 7:25am Northwest

A 46-year-old Mountlake Terrace man was sentenced to 23 years and two months in prison for killing a 29-year-old woman in 2018. Read story

Selah man convicted of vehicular homicide missed sentencing because he went to wrong courtroom

May 10, 2022, 7:24am Northwest

A Selah man believed to have skipped his sentencing hearing Monday morning after pleading guilty to vehicular homicide was in the wrong courtroom, said Prosecutor Joe Brusic. Read story

North Cascades Highway to reopen Tuesday

May 10, 2022, 7:24am Northwest

The North Cascades Highway in Washington state will open to vehicle traffic at 10 a.m. Tuesday, officials said. Read story

Molotov cocktails thrown at Oregon anti-abortion office

May 10, 2022, 7:24am Northwest

Two Molotov cocktails were thrown at an anti-abortion organization in a suburb of Salem, Oregon, on Sunday after an unsuccessful attempt to break in. Read story

Seattle Schools settles sexual abuse lawsuit for $3 million

May 10, 2022, 7:20am Northwest

Seattle Public Schools has reached a $3 million settlement with a former Ballard High School student who was repeatedly sexually abused by a former soccer and basketball coach over three years. Read story

Washington State Patrol Trooper John Bryant posted this photo a U-Haul driver with a SUV loaded in the back.

Fender bender? Washington driver caught with SUV half loaded in U-Haul

Washington State Patrol Trooper John Bryant posted this photo a U-Haul driver with a SUV loaded in the back.

May 10, 2022, 7:19am Latest News

Some things aren’t meant to be loaded into a small U-Haul truck — like a full-sized SUV. Read story

Authorities unsure why man opened fire at Wenatchee church, police

May 10, 2022, 7:18am Latest News

It’s not yet clear why a man killed by police Saturday went to Living Hope Community Church in Wenatchee and opened fire on a doorway. Read story

A great blue heron sits patiently on a well-fortified nest in the trees of Seattle's Commodore Park, near the Ballard Locks.

The great blue heron: What to know about Seattle’s official bird and where to spot them

A great blue heron sits patiently on a well-fortified nest in the trees of Seattle's Commodore Park, near the Ballard Locks.

May 10, 2022, 6:05am Life

Perhaps it’s appropriate that Seattle’s official bird, the great blue heron, makes a cranky, croaking sound when bothered by the proximity of people. Read story