Archive for May, 2011

National Weather Service confirms Lewis County tornado

A storm survey team visited the site near Napavine on Sunday and determined it to be a weak EF0 tornado in contact with the ground for about 100 yards and less than 2 minutes, Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Auburn police seek public’s help in identifying bank robbery suspect

Police are asking the public’s help in identifying and locating a suspect who robbed Timberland Bank in Auburn on May 17. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Giant rock in Edmonds mobile-home park is ice age boulder

After untold millennia of glacier surfing, a big rock in Edmonds, Wash., is taking a quick, 12,000-year break. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Memorial fund for toddler swept away by Greenwater River

A service for two-year-old Grant Hayes will be held this coming Friday. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Suspect in Seattle Key Bank robbery caught on surveillance camera

The Key Bank at 2401 31st Avenue West was robbed just after noon on Saturday. The suspect is described as a black male, in his 40’s, about 5-foot 9-inches, with a chubby build. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Mother, son die in Tacoma house fire

The Tacoma Fire Department said a mother and her young son have died in a Tacoma house fire caused by a heater placed too close to combustibles. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Wheldon wins stunning Indy 500 when leader crashes

Dan Wheldon won the Indianapolis 500 when leader JR Hildebrand slammed the wall on the final turn Sunday. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Harvick wins when Earnhardt runs out of gas

The gas tank in his Chevrolet ran dry along the backstretch at Charlotte Motor Speedway, and as Earnhardt tried to coast his way through the final turn, Kevin Harvick zipped past him to steal the Coca-Cola 600. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Huskies eliminated from NCAA Softball Tourney

The 6-3 loss ends UW’s season, and the great careers of Jenn Salling, Morgan Stuart and Ashley Tuiasosopo. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Storm beat Tulsa in final tune-up game

Seattle beats the Shock 76-70. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites