Feds: Investigation Into Troy Kelley Began During 2012 Auditor Campaign

Northwest News Network | Nov. 25, 2015 2:35 p.m.

Federal agents started investigating indicted Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley before he was elected to that office. That's according to a document...


Drone Ban Coming To Washington State Capitol

Northwest News Network | Nov. 25, 2015 2:31 p.m.

The Washington state Capitol campus could soon be a no-fly-zone for drones. The agency that oversees the 486-acre campus is considering a strict ban.


Eyman Opponents File Suit To Block I-1366

Northwest News Network | Nov. 24, 2015 5:47 p.m.

Sore losers. That's what Washington anti-tax activist Tim Eyman called opponents of Initiative 1366 Tuesday. This after they filed a lawsuit in King...


Marijuana Breathalyzer Under Development To Nab Drivers Taking the 'High' Road

Northwest News Network | Nov. 23, 2015 6:04 p.m.

According to the Washington Traffic Safety Commission, fatal crashes involving drivers under the influence of marijuana have risen sharply since...


Search Suspended For Bow Hunter After Rare Call For Volunteers

Northwest News Network | Nov. 23, 2015 5:10 p.m.

The search for a missing bow hunter in central Washington has been temporarily called off because of worsening weather. This follows a rare call out for...


White House Defends Refugee Screening Process

Northwest News Network | Nov. 23, 2015 4:21 p.m.

Some Oregon and Washington lawmakers have called for at least a temporary halt to refugee resettlement. They want the federal government to beef up its...


Lawsuit Alleges Washington Prison System Denies Healthcare To Inmates

Northwest News Network | Nov. 18, 2015 4:09 p.m.

Washington prison inmates who suffer from "serious and painful medical conditions" are often denied adequate healthcare. That's the allegation contained...


Group Says Roughly 1 in 10 Oregonians Remains Uninsured

Northwest News Network | Nov. 17, 2015 5:10 p.m.

A group that's lobbying for expanded health coverage said the number of uninsured Oregonians may be higher than previously thought.


Religious Leaders Urge Oregon Lawmakers To Raise Minimum Wage

Northwest News Network | Nov. 16, 2015 5:17 p.m.

Religious leaders gathered at the Oregon capitol Monday to urge lawmakers to increase the state's minimum wage. It came as activists are gathering...


First 'Lacey Act' Conviction For Maple Theft In Northwest

Northwest News Network | Nov. 16, 2015 5:04 p.m.

For the first time, prosecutors have obtained a federal Lacey Act conviction for trafficking in poached Northwest maple wood.