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Powerful earthquakes strike off Canada's coast. Here's what it means for us in Washington state
The earthquakes did not put any additional stress on the Cascadia Subduction Zone, where the big earthquake is expected to take place. Several powerful earthquakes shook an underwater ridge off the coast of Canada Sunday night, hitting the Juan de Fuca plate that is expected to eventually cause "the
Trio of big earthquakes strike off coast of Vancouver island
A trio of earthquakes struck off the coast of Vancouver Island late Sunday evening measuring above 6.0The three quakes struck quickly, between the 10:39 p.m. and midnight,according to CBC news.Thefirst registered 6.6, thesecond was 6.8, and thethird was 6.5. The quakes were about6.8 miles deep. Tsun
Prosecutors: Kent man crashed twice shortly before rolling his pickup, killing 4 passengers
Jesse Tenorio posted $250,000 bail after he was charged with four counts of vehicular homicide earlier this month. But he remains locked up in lieu of $75,000 bail in connection with an earlier case in which he was also driving under the influence, court records show. A Kent man charged with vehicul
6.6-magnitude earthquake reported near Vancouver Island, Canada
A 6.6.-magnitude earthquake struck late Sunday off the coast of British Columbia, Canada, near Vancouver Island, the U.S. Geological Survey is reporting.
Serial Rapist Moves To Puyallup, Continues To Assault Women: PCSO
PUYALLUP, WA - A sex offender who moved to Puyallup from Florida in August was arrested last week, accused of raping a woman he met online. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office believes he may have raped other women recently in the same area west of South Hill.
Man killed in Lakewood nightclub shooting that injured 3 others has been identified
They were described as black men in their 20s or 30s. One was wearing a type of track outfit, possibly Adidas, with a blue knit cap.
Man trapped, killed in Bonney Lake mobile home fire is identified
A man killed last week when he was unable to escape a burning mobile home in Bonney Lake has been identified.Officials said Robert Carlson, 70, died of carbon monoxide poisoning after he was trapped in his home in the 9100 block of 207th Avenue East early Wednesday.Four other people home at the time
King County judge tosses NRA lawsuit against Seattle gun law | 1170 KPUG-AM
The law set to take effect in January says a gun owner can be fined up to $500 if a firearm isn’t locked up, up to $1,000 if a minor, “at-risk person” or unauthorized user get a hold of the weapon and up to $10,000 if someone uses it to hurt someone or commit a crime.
Federal Way police investigating second alleged voyeurism incident involving students
Federal Way police are now investigating two allegations of voyeurism and the illegal distribution of sexual images involving high school students."We are looking at two separate incidents," said Commander Kurt Schwann. "However, some of the same people may be involved in both."KING 5 broke a story
A dozen-plus things to do in and around Tacoma this weekend and next
Through Nov. 4Cirque du Soleil’s “Volta”4 and 8 p.m. through Nov. 4. Marymoor Park, 6046 West Lake Sammamish Pkwy NE, Redmond. $39-$145.Through Jan. 7Tacoma Urban Sketchers exhibitSketches showing Tacoma waterways, local sites and sites from around the region. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays; no
'It was literally a nightmare!' Man killed at Lakewood club was picking up his girlfriend
LAKEWOOD, Wash. - A shooting early Sunday morning at a nightclub in Lakewood left one person dead and three others injured. Emotionally distraught, Natosha Jackson says she was bartending at the New World Lounge when her boyfriend, 28-year-old Terrence King came to pick her up like he does every wee
Man shot, killed by police during domestic dispute in Spanaway
SPANAWAY, Wash. — A 50-year-old man died Sunday after he was shot by Pierce County deputies during a domestic violence call in Spanaway.Sheriff’s spokesman Ed Troyer said a woman called 911 about 9:30 p.m. Saturday and said her boyfriend was drunk and armed with a handgun. She told police she had lo
Federal Way police reopen case into alleged high school cover-up
The investigation was reopened after Tally Thomas, 19, filed a claim against the district on Monday.
Thieves strike mobile dental clinic for kids in Federal Way
A non-profit dental clinic is scrambling to resume service after thieves stole a van, supplies, and costly equipment from Federal Way this week.
The most haunted hikes in Washington
Looking for a bit of a scare this Halloween but still want to get outdoors? Why not try going on a spooky hike?
7 things to do this weekend: Oct. 19-21
1)Tacoma fun: Holiday Food & Gift Festival– Thursday to Sunday, Oct. 18-21, starting at 10 a.m. daily. This event is at the Tacoma Dome. Attendees can expect entertainment from local performers, as well as a cooking program and other items that will be for sale. 2727 East D Street in Tacoma.Follow t
Washington man accused of killing wife with drug-laced ice cream
'Mr. Ding-a-Ling' ice cream truck driver accused of stalking young girls Judge Patti Walker set Pettis' bond at $1 million, which his defense attorney, Robert Sargent, says is unreasonable because Pettis earned significantly less than indicated in the pretrial findings, which estimated his monthly i
Thieves steal man's car with dog inside
FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - A group of thieves took off with a man's car that was parked at a Federal Way gas station, speeding off with his dog inside. "I see him running, he's running and I see his hands go up and he's running towards the car and I look up and I see my dog in the car going while my husb
Judge tosses NRA lawsuit over Seattle's gun-storage law
File photo SEATTLE - A judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by the National Rifle Association against Seattle's new gun-storage law. King County Superior Court Judge Barbara Linde ruled Friday, tossing the lawsuit on technical grounds after the city contended the plaintiffs lacked standing and note
Convicted felon suspected of assaulting women at knifepoint; deputies look for additional victims
PUYALLUP - Detectives are looking for additional victims after a 24-year-old convicted sex offender allegedly raped multiple women at knifepoint. The suspect was arrested Thursday following a series of sexual assaults near 128th Street and Canyon Road East in Puyallup, Pierce County Sheriff's Depart