A 17-year-old was arrested after authorities received a tip he was planning to blow up West Albany High School.
In southwest Washington, there are about 12 deficient and obsolete bridges, and officials considered closing some of them because of height and weight restrictions.
Truckers told KOIN 6 News getting a permit for an overloaded truck is not a problem for big companies in Washington. They simply file online.
A 71-year-old Portland woman who may have Alzheimer’s has not been seen since Monday.
Most people can’t imagine what it was like for the three people who fell into the Skagit River when a bridge along I-5 collapsed Thursday night. But Melissa Borgaard can.
The director of the Multnomah County Health Department was arrested earlier this week for allegedly battering her husband.
More than $100,000 was spent for a sand-based material to cover the ground for the City Fair at Waterfront Park so festival-goers won’t be slogging around in mud, even if it keeps raining.
The collapse of the I-5 bridge over the Skagit River at Mount Vernon and rescue efforts, Thursday, May 23, 2013.
In a letter, the group asked, “If we had thousands of dollars, could we pay for a squad of police to wear clown suits?”
The collapse of the bridge Thursday into the Skagit River occurred about 1,200 yards west of where another bridge collapsed 110 years earlier.