Ashley Hiruko

Bothell police recruits Amanda Rees and Dan Wiseman. Ashley Hiruko/staff photo

Police chiefs: More than a year to find, train new officers

HB1253 requires new hires complete basic training requirements within two months.

 

President’s emergency declaration sparks immediate legal backlash

Attorney General Bob Ferguson said his team will sue the White House if federal funds originally intended for Washington state are interrupted.

 

Captain Ron Mead, commander of the Washington State Patrol in King County, directs traffic on the top of Snoqualmie Pass. Photo courtesy of Trooper Rick Johnson.

Convoy leads Snoqualmie travelers to safety

Immense snowfall led to dicey conditions on the pass.

 

Photo courtesy of Roberto Ross

One of the ‘snowiest’ months on record

Citizens fled to stores to stock up on needed supplies; City staff worked to keep roads clear.

Photo courtesy of Roberto Ross
Photo by Brian Davis of North Bend.

Snow hits lowland areas of King County

More snow could fall Friday evening.

Photo by Brian Davis of North Bend.

Snoqualmie named safest city in Washington

Oak Harbor, Sunnyside, West Richland were others to top list.

Infant with measles. Photo courtesy of Washington State Department of Health/Centers for Disease Control

Mandatory MMR vaccine a possibility in Washington state

Measles outbreak slows as four new cases are confirmed in Oregon.

Infant with measles. Photo courtesy of Washington State Department of Health/Centers for Disease Control

Grueling shifts, rationed water, no contract

Police support union files complaints against City of Issaquah.

The T-Mobile Bellevue headquarters is the site of the alleged crimes committed by Huawei. Ashley Hiruko/staff photo

Chinese tech company Huawei charged with stealing secrets from T-Mobile

Alleged crimes took place at phone company’s Bellevue lab.

The T-Mobile Bellevue headquarters is the site of the alleged crimes committed by Huawei. Ashley Hiruko/staff photo
Lt. Jake Fouts takes therapy dog Phoebe out for a morning game of fetch. Ashley Hiruko/staff photo

Snoqualmie Fire Department welcomes new therapy dog

Phoebe will help combat the stressers felt by emergency responders.

Lt. Jake Fouts takes therapy dog Phoebe out for a morning game of fetch. Ashley Hiruko/staff photo

Police respond to illegal gasoline dumping in Snoqualmie

Storm drains are now clean, after use of vacuum trucks.

Snoqualmie Fire Department in need of volunteers

Must be 21 and live within 15 minutes of city limits.

Measles outbreak puts Washington under State of Emergency

Thirty-five cases have been confirmed statewide.

CenturyLink 911 outage investigations underway; AG seeks comment from locals

CenturyLink could be hit with both FCC and UTC fines.