Archive for March, 2012

New charges in white powder mailings

A federal grand jury has added more counts to an indictment that accuses a Vancouver, Wash., man of sending threatening letters laced with white powder to Congress members. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

North Bend homeowner shoots and kills intruder

The King County Sheriff’s office says a North Bend man shot and killed another man who broke into his house and had burst into the bedroom where he and his girlfriend were holed up. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Sounders Head Coach Sigi Schmid Mic’d Up

Sigi Schmid and the Sounders are off to a fast start after winning their first two MLS matches. King 5’s Chris Egan recently sat down with the Sounders head coach to get his thoughts on the team, the sport of soccer and his future in Seattle. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Franklin High School’s Siva’s maturity on floor honed at early age

Louisville is in the Final Four thanks, in large part, to the steadiness of point guard Peyton Siva. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Former Mariner Pineda says he experienced shoulder soreness

Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda says he experienced soreness in the back of his right shoulder during his start Friday night against Philadelphia. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Pitt beats Cougars 71-65 for CBI title

When Tray Woodall heard Pittsburgh was playing in the College Basketball Invitational, the junior point guard wondered how the Panthers would respond. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Cougar great Ryan Leaf arrested on drug, burglary, theft charges

Authorities say former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has been arrested in his Montana hometown on burglary and drug possession charges. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Can The Mariners Possibly Escape Last Place?

As Sportspress Northwest’s Art Thiel pointed out in a¬†recent post from Tokyo, where the Mariners both thrilled (Game 1) and disgusted (Game 2) their fan base, Seattle is a young team following a plan (the plan, we assume, did not include¬†Shawn Kelley serving up a hanging slider that Cuban defector Yoenis Cespedes slammed for a […]

Gregoire signs political advertising bill into law

Political advertisements for and against ballot initiatives will have to name the top five donors to the political committee putting out the ad thanks to a bill signed into law Friday by Gov. Chris Gregoire. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Luis CdeBaca talks about the global fight against human trafficking

Luis CdeBaca, the U.S. ambassador for human trafficking, sat down Friday morning with KING 5 Morning News’s Mark Wright. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites