Monthly Archives: June 2012
WESTPORT, Wash. - The Coast Guard rescued four people from the water 17 miles west of Westport, this morning.
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River tells KBKW they received a distress call from the crew of the 52-foot fishing vessel Quest at
ABERDEEN, Wash. - Police are investigating a shooting after officers were dispatched to the 2300 block of W. 2nd Street for a male who had been shot in the arm while cleaning guns. Aberdeen Police arrived on scene and found
OLYMPIA, Wash. - The Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) successfully re-auctioned the rights to apply for a spirits retail liquor license at six state-run liquor stores statewide. The sum of individual bids totaled $600,000, with rights awarded to six
OLYMPIA, Wash. - The State of Washington has asked the Washington State Supreme Court for an immediate stay of a lower court’s preliminary injunction barring implementation of a law requiring operators of roll-your-own cigarette machines to collect the same taxes
OLYMPIA, Wash. - Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler expressed great relief with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision upholding the Affordable Care Act and said Washington state is now well ahead of most states in reforming its health care system.
Many reforms are
WESTPORT, Wash. - The Grays Harbor Coroners Office has identified the body found on the beach at Ocean Shores on Tuesday, June 26 as that of Chester "Lee" Jellesed, 14, of Westport. Mr. Jellesed disappeared in the surf at Westport
Montesano, WA- Traffic was reduced to one-lane alternating in the Eastbound lanes of Highway 12 yesterday afternoon near the Wynochee River bridge in Montesano, after the Washington State Patrol reports a two vehicle accident blocked the westbound lanes for several
An important part of the overall security for the ferry system is the use of Washington State Patrol (WSP) explosive detection canine teams. These dogs are trained to sniff out explosives, which includes legal and illegal fireworks. Ferry customers in