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Worst air quality of the year due to wildfire smoke across Puget Sound
From West Seattle, downtown melts into a gray haze. Up 73 floors inside the Columbia Center Skyview Observatory, it's like staring into a cloud.
Man found dead near homeless camp under I-5
A 55-year-old man was found dead at a small homeless encampment under Interstate 5 in Seattle on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. (Photo: KOMO News)
High Level Seattle Cop Sentenced to 23 Years for Repeatedly Raping His Own Children
Seattle, WA — In case after horrifying case, those in positions of power are exposed for their crimes, showing how these positions often attract society’s worse. One recent example of this is a police sergeant in Seattle being found guilty this year for the repeated rape and molestation of his own d
US 2 road construction expected to impact drives throughout Snohomish County - My Edmonds News
1of 2This map shows approximately where crews will be working during the next three US 2 weekend closures. (Maps courtesy WSDOT)Even on a typical weekend, traffic on these roads are slow-going. "Add the additional detoured vehicles that normally use westbound US 2, and traffic will be downright glac
Everett police look to creative solutions in fight against opioid crisis, crime
In one week in July, 57 people overdosed on opioids across Snohomish County, according to numbers from the Snohomish Health District. The majority of those – 21 – were reported to be in the city of Everett.
Man records plane crash: 'I had no idea what I'd just witnessed'
SEATTLE, Wash. (KING) - On Friday night, John Waldron recorded less than two minutes of video, but he managed to capture some of the heart-pounding moments after an airline worker stole a Horizon plane from Washington's Sea-Tac Airport.
Wash. teen arrested in friend's fatal shooting
BURIEN, Wash. (AP) - Authorities say a 16-year-old boy has been arrested for investigation of manslaughter after he accidentally shot and killed his 14-year-old friend near Seattle.King County Sheriff's spokesman Sgt. Ryan Abbott said the older boy was recklessly handling the gun when it went off in
Best Hospitals In Washington: New U.S. News Rankings
SEATTLE, WA - U.S. News & World Report has released its rankings of thebest hospitals in America for 2018-19, evaluating more than 4,500 hospitals in the country across 16 specialties and nine procedures and conditions. U.S. News also ranked the best hospitals in America by region.
Ex-Seattle cop sentenced to 23 years to life for child rape
Amador was convicted in June of first-degree child molestation, second-degree child rape, third-degree child rape and first-degree incest in Seattle's King County Superior Court. He separately pleaded no contest to fourth-degree assault with sexual motivation.
Lynnwood's Chief For a Day gets right to work
Luca, who lives in Lynnwood with his parents and two sisters, has endured multiple surgeries and continues therapy and medical interventions due to several health conditions, including spina bifida, hydrocephalus, slit ventricle syndrome, Chiari malformation, and tethered cord syndrome. His love for
Everett ex-firefighter pleads guilty to sex trafficking in Wyoming
CASPER, Wyo. - Federal court records show a former Everett firefighter arrested in southern Wyoming has pleaded guilty to trafficking girls for sexual activity.KTWO-AM reports that in exchange for David Vier's plea on Monday, prosecutors agreed to dismiss one count of being a registered sex offender
Bike-sharing company Ofo to leave Seattle by end of August | GeekWire
Seattle Ofo customers who prepaid for rides will be refunded according to an email the bikesharing company sent this week.Ofo is shutting down operation in Seattle August 31. The company promises to refund customers the remaining balance on their accounts within 45 days of that date.RELATED:What wil
Elderly woman pulled from burning SUV after crash into tree
EVERETT, Wash. -- An 83-year-old woman survived a fiery crash into a tree in Everett after being pulled from her flaming car by a witness, fire officials said.
Peoples Bank to launch 'Pay It Forward Pigs' contest starting Aug. 15 - My Edmonds News
As a follow-up to last summer’sPigs in the Parkcontest, Peoples Bank will scatter 173 piggybanks containing a total of over $5,000 in cash as part of a new campaign, “Pay it Forward Pigs,” focused on saving and giving back.
Police Arrest 'God' At Woodinville Bar
WOODINVILLE, WA - A bar in Woodinville recently felt the wrath of god. That is, until the police showed up and arrested him.
Police: Upskirt peeper targeted stranded motorists, caught with child porn
A sex offender who previously spent time in prison for possessing child pornography is suspected of taking an upskirt videos of an unsuspecting motorist he was helping, and voyeuristic videos of unsuspecting women giving massages, court documents show.
Plane crashes while fighting NE Wash. wildfire
The Fire Boss plane, one of five planes fighting the 838-acre Horns Mountain Fire, went down about 2 p.m. Details of the crash, including its cause, remained unclear as of 5 p.m., according to the state Department of Natural Resources.
Lynnwood Kiwanis award $24,000 in scholarships to 11 local high school seniors - My Edmonds News
Olivia Nguyen from Lynnwood High School: $2,500 (Shay Thoelke Scholarship): “By taking time to step out of my schedule and work life, I find that it will set a ripple effect to show how genuine happiness also comes from lifting others up to feel success and worth with you.”Abigail Douglas from Lynnw
Lynnwood Food Bank van stolen Monday morning - My Edmonds News
The van is marked with Lynnwood Food Bank signage. According to Alissa Jones, director of the food bank, the van is a white 1997 Chevrolet Express with Washington license plate B45897V.
Man Dies In Boat Accident On Snoqualmie River
MONROE, WA - A man died Sunday afternoon in a speeding boat accident along the Snoqualmie River northeast of the Cottage Lake area. The accident happened near 2 p.m. along the 23500 block of High Bridge Road.The Snohomish County Sheriff's Office reported that the man was thrown from his boat. Witnes