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Mercer Island Teen Found Pinned Under Car In Ravine
MERCER ISLAND, WA - A 16-year-old girl was found pinned under a car down a steep embankment along East Mercer Way early Sunday morning. Miraculously, she came away from the accident with only minor injuries.
Protesters arrested after blocking downtown Seattle streets
At one point, police issued a warning telling people they needed to disperse. At that point, several people moved onto the sidewalk, seven people sat down in the middle of the street and waited to be arrested.Officers took the protesters into custody without incident.
CLOSURE UPDATES: Highway 99 fully open again; West Seattle 'low bridge' still undergoing repairs
Just an update/reminder – Southbound Highway 99 between the West Seattle Bridge and Battery Street Tunnel reopened this morning as planned, after work related to the future viaduct-to-tunnel transition. As reported here Friday, WSDOT expects another closure sometime this summer, but the date’s not s
One killed after boat accident on Skykomish River near Gold Bar
SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. — A fisherman drowned early Saturday in the Gold Bar area after the boat he was in hit a rock and flipped, tossing him and another person into the Skykomish River.
Police: Plane crashes through fence, strikes car in Snohomish
No one was injured in the crash, officials with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Department said. The plan overshot the runway, officials said.
'Plant From Hell' Common In Western Washington
SEATTLE, WA - Check a ravine or abandoned lot around Western Washington, and you might find impressive looking plant with sharp leaves and white flowers called a giant hogweed. It's an invasive plant from the parsley family that is actually very dangerous, capable of leaving you with third-degree bu
Kent trail murder: Man charged with killing girl he had been dating after luring her into woods
He is accused of fatally shooting Karyme Barreto-Sabalza, 17, once in the side of the head in the Salt Air Vista Park in Kent on June 16.
Airport Way closed, no injuries after plane collides with car at Harvey Field
SNOHOMISH, Wash. -- Airport Way is closed Saturday afternoon after a plane collided with a car at Harvey Field, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office.
7 arrested after Poor People's Campaign protest blocks traffic in downtown Seattle
SEATTLE- Officers with the Seattle Police Department arrested seven protesters, five women and two men, for refusing to leave the intersection at 6th and Pike in downtown Seattle during a protest for the 'Poor People's Campaign' on Saturday.
Kirkland July 4th Fireworks, Parades and More: 2018 Guide
KIRKLAND, WA – July 4th is quickly approaching, which means it's time to fire up that barbecue, stock up on sparklers, and find out what Fourth of July fireworks and festivities are going on near you this Independence Day. We gathered up all the fireworks shows, parades and festivals happening in an
Trans Pride Seattle shares its stage with immigrant rights to start off 2018 Pride weekend on Capitol Hill
Trans Pride, the feistiest of Seattle’s annual Pride celebrations, also proved to be the most inclusive Friday night, making space for awareness to the fight for rights for trans and gender non-conforming people and the cause of ending the separation of immigrant families at the southern border.
Body of fisherman recovered at Big Eddy in Gold Bar
GOLD BAR, Wash.- The body of a fisherman was recovered at Big Eddy in Gold Bar, Snohomish County sheriff's officials said Sunday morning.
Police: 5-month-old child found in unsanctioned Seattle homeless camp
Police said the baby was found the night of May 30, in an unsanctioned encampment in the 900 block of Poplar Place South. The child was reported to officers by an encampment resident concerned for the child's well-being, police said.
Seattle Teen Arrested For Shoreline Homicide
SHORELINE, WA - A 17-year-old has been arrested for a shooting death that happened last weekend in Shoreline, according to the King County Sheriff's Office.
5 Redmond detectives on leave after fatal Kirkland shooting
REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Five Redmond police detectives have been placed on administrative leave after the shooting death of a man at a Safeway gas station in Kirkland last week.KOMO-TV reports the detectives placed on leave include every Redmond detective at the scene although it is unclear how many o
Edmonds Police Blotter, June 12-19 - My Edmonds News
23600 block Highway 99: Subject attempted to take beer from the business. The subject was stopped outside the business by an employee, who recovered the beer. The subject became angry and attempted to assault the employee, then left on foot.
Die Nasty, Jaguar Paw, The Done Ones
Local punk outfit DIE NASTY will lay down some "high octane riffery" with more local support from Jaguar Paw and The Done Ones.Event WebsiteDon't miss all the best things happening in Seattle. Get the freeStranger Things To Do appnow from theApp StoreorGoogle Play.
Seattle PrideFest: Family Pride
This wholesome section ofPrideFest Capitol Hillwill feature all-ages fun like drag queen story time, balloon toss contests, a performance from the ImaginationBand, and adoggie drag show.Schedule:1:00 – 2:00 Drag Queen Story Time (Aleksa Manila)2:00 – 2:15 Water Balloon Contest2:15 – 2:45 Imagination
Seattle Mayor signs new law that will bring 500 new shelter beds to Seattle
“It is now signed into law. We will move forward, thank you, everybody!” Durkan said after signing the bill.
Man shot, killed by Redmond police at Kirkland Safeway gas station identified
REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — A man shot to death by Redmond police in Kirkland has been identified as 40-year-old Marcelo Castellano.Kirkland police Capt. Mike St. Jean said Wednesday the Redmond police officers who shot Castellano were investigating Castellano for drug crimes and had probable cause for hi