Former Nanny Sentenced For Murder Of Baby
Thursday, a former nanny was sentenced to more than 8 years in prison for the death of a nine-month-old baby that was in her care in 2011.
Wed May 22, 2013
Greens to Corps: 'Comprehensive' coal study a must
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers must undertake a comprehensive, region-wide study of all possible impacts of three remaining proposals to export coal from Wyoming and Montana out of Northwest ports to China, public health and environmental groups said Wednesday in a petition filed with the Corps.
Tue May 21, 2013
$1M damage in Aberdeen fire
A Bellingham man has reached the top of Mount Everest, achieving his quest to climb the highest peaks on seven continents.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Miami Herald
China's hunger for American coal in doubt
The push for mass coal exports from Washington state, already facing a huge environmental battle, also could get hit with slowing Chinese demand for coal shipments.
Thu May 16, 2013
2 pit bulls enter Wash. home, kill cat
A 26-year-old man was watching TV downstairs in his parents' Longview, Wash., home when two pit bulls he'd never seen before entered the home through a sliding glass door left open on a sunny morning.
Tue May 14, 2013
The News Tribune
Seattle man dribbling soccer ball to Brazil killed by car on Oregon Coast
A Seattle man trying to dribble a soccer ball 10,000 miles to Brazil in time for the 2014 World Cup died Tuesday after being hit by a pickup truck on the Oregon Coast.
Northwest news: Nurse pricked by needle in patient's bra; heart attack blamed in crash
A nurse at a Longview, Wash., hospital got a scare after he was stuck by a syringe belonging to an alleged drug user who says she has hepatitis C, the Daily News reports.
Sat May 11, 2013
Kidney connection: A new chance of life from 8-year-old boy
LONGVIEW, Wash. After 8-year-old Noah Waite-Brown died in a car crash along with his father last month, his family decided to donate his organs.
Fri May 10, 2013
Detectives combing Wash. farm for body of missing girl
WINLOCK, Wash. Detectives are combing an area near Winlock, Wash. after several tips that a missing teen's body was thrown down a well on the property.
Thu May 09, 2013
Some Northwest coal efforts fade | May 9,
The Pacific Northwest is no longer as big a target for global energy companies looking to export coal from the West Coast to energy-hungry China and other countries.
Oregon coal export site bites the dust: More pressure on Washington?
A proposed coal export site along the Columbia River in Oregon, which would have brought long coal trains through Portland, was abandoned on Wednesday by the Houston-based company that proposed to build it.
Wed May 08, 2013
Another proposed Northwest Coal Port canceled at Port of St. Helens
"We looked at multiple options and different footprints, but we couldn't find one compatible with the facility we wanted to construct," Fore said.
Export coal deal stalls as companies renegotiate
A proposed deal on a Montana coal mine that supporters said would boost Asian exports of the fuel via the West Coast has stalled, according to court documents that show the companies involved are renegotiating terms of the sale.
Mon May 06, 2013
Columbia Grain Locks Out Longshoremen
Columbia Grain locked out union workers this weekend in the newest development in a labor dispute that's been festering since long before the contract expired between the grain terminals and International Longshore and Warehouse Union.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Girl communicating on Facebook with 'Justin Bieber'; fatal Mount Adams snowmobile crash
A grandmother in the Rose Valley area near Longview, Wash., told police Thursday that her granddaughter has been communicating on Facebook with someone claiming to be teen idol Justin Bieber, The Daily News reports.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Fishing report: April 25
Detroit, about an hour east of Salem off Highway 22, is nearing full pool. It is on the schedule to get 10,000 keeper-size rainbow trout.