The longtime friends were enjoying their first trip to the summit of Mount Rainier on June 17 when the weather and their fortunes took a sudden and dramatic turn for the worse.
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In the past several decades, women have not only caught up to men in earning college degrees, they have surpassed them.
While the proposal for the nation’s largest oil terminal drags on through the state permitting process, opponents of the Port of Vancouver project brought the terminal’s lease before the state Supreme Court on Thursday.
Thurston County sheriff’s detectives are investigating an early morning shooting near Lacey that left three people dead and one injured.
Bail was set at $30,000 Monday for a man accused of threatening to stab an Olympia resident who had found him hiding under a truck.
Nearly three weeks after her disappearance and presumed murder, Gail Doyle’s family members just want to bring their beloved mother, sister and aunt home.
For many hikers, the hand-hewn log cabin near Sol Duc Falls is a pleasant place to take a break and ponder Olympic National Park’s early days.
The Union Pacific oil train that derailed June 3 in Mosier, Oregon, rolled into the Port of Tacoma Sunday with little notice, despite the intense scrutiny its wreck, spill and fire attracted to the expanding practice of shipping crude oil by rail through the Columbia River gorge and the greater Pacific Northwest.