Archive for October, 2012

Mill Creek couple’s deaths ruled homicide, suicide

Sean McIntyre, 29, shot himself and drove into a parked semi truck Monday, police said. His wife, Sandra, 26, was found shot in the head in the couple’s apartment. Detectives said Sandra was pregnant. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

T-Mobile merging service with AT&T to help Sandy victims

Cell tower antennas owned by one company can fill in the gap and provide service if antennas from the other company are out of service. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

1st District candidate Koster says ‘rape thing’ not cause for abortion

Republican John Koster, running for the hotly contested 1st District seat from Washington, said at a Sunday fundraiser that abortion should not be legal, even when it involves “the rape thing.” Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Blaine’s Semiahmoo Resort closing December 1

The Semiahmoo Resort at Blaine is closing the Semiahmoo Hotel on Dec. 1, putting more than 200 people out of work. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

WSU freshman dies of alcohol poisoning

Kenneth Hummel, 18, was found unconscious in Stephenson Hall early Sunday after a night of drinking. His familiy said Wednesday they believe the combination of alcohol and energy drinks contributed to his death. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Teen arrested for murder of transient man in Olympia

Police in Olympia say a 19-year-old man was involved in the murder of a transient whose body was found Tuesday. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Soggy, sloshy Halloween with lots and lots of rain

Starting Halloween and into Thursday, anywhere from 1 to 6 inches of rain is expected to fall depending on where you live. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Nightmare traffic on Halloween morning

Rain coupled with a few crashes made traffic all over the Puget Sound a nightmare on Halloween. Here are a few images from SkyKING of today’s trouble spots. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Inslee short on cash in final campaign week

Rob McKenna has raised a total of about $13.4 million this election cycle, ahead of Jay Inslee’s $11.7 million. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Airports and stock exchange reopen; NJ devastated

Two major airports reopened and the floor of the New York Stock Exchange came back to life Wednesday, while across the river in New Jersey, National Guardsmen rushed to rescue flood victims and fires still raged two days after Superstorm Sandy. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites