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Saturday, August 18, 2018

Scientists sunk a rare blue whale skeleton. Now they need money to bring it back up

There’s a set of massive whale bones resting on the bottom of the bay in Newport, Oregon. Scientists from Oregon State University put them there with a... More » Listen to this story

Saturday, August 18, 2018

OSU Scientists Need Money To Retrieve A Blue Whale Skeleton They Sunk

OSU scientists are having trouble finding the money to retrieve the rare blue whale skeleton they sank years ago. More »

Friday, August 17, 2018

Inslee let cabinet official stay on the job two months after resignation

Last March, Washington Governor Jay Inslee announced the resignation of one of his longest-serving cabinet members, Employment Security Department head... More »

Friday, August 17, 2018

Deal over lawsuit could keep Washington's mentally ill out of jail

For years, mentally ill inmates in this state have languished in county jails awaiting state evaluations to determine if they're competent to stand... More »

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

‘But The Pilot’s OK’: Firefighting Airplane Crashes In Washington’s Colville National Forest

On Tuesday afternoon, a water-scooping airplane working a fire in northeastern Washington state crashed. The pilot walked away with minor injuries. It’s... More » Listen to this story

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Fires in Canada, California Add to Smoky Haze over the Northwest

Fires across the region have blanketed the Northwest in smoke. Blazes in California and British Columbia are also adding to the thick, reddish-gray haze... More » Listen to this story

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

State lawmaker Matt Manweller fired from Central Washington University

Central Washington University on Tuesday fired Republican state Rep. Matt Manweller from his position as a tenured professor of political science... More » Listen to this story

Monday, August 13, 2018

Washington Tribes Call on FCC to Prioritize Native Needs In Consideration of Licenses Change

The Federal Communications Commission is considering a rule change for licenses normally reserved for education and public broadcasting . In Washington... More » Listen to this story

Monday, August 13, 2018

Wild Weekend As Northwest Fires Claim Homes, Injure Firefighter

It was a wild weekend for wildfire in the Northwest. A cold front brought lightning and high winds -- but no rain -- to the region east of the Cascades... More »

Monday, August 13, 2018

A Sunken Ship From The PNW's Past And The Search To Find It

The first American steamship to provide regular service among Puget Sound ports arrived in 1853. Today, an Oregon-based group wants to find the historic remains of that little steamer. More »