A couple in Snohomish County watched Wednesday as a massive tree that fell and essentially split their home in half during a weekend storm was finally removed.
The patrolling officers mostly warn boaters, opting to educate skippers about the laws protecting the marine mammals. Over the past two years, officers have given about 10 tickets and 40-50 written warnings, Mullins said.
Two weather entities have been battling it out for media attention of late: The warm 'blob' of water in the Pacific Ocean largely blamed for our year-plus long of warmer temperatures in the Northwest, and a budding El Niño of super strength that has been given a variety of monikers, from "Bruce Lee" El Niño to "Godzilla" El Niño.
Chalk up two firsts for the planet this year when it comes to hurricanes this summer -- a parade of three simultaneous hurricanes in the Pacific Ocean over the weekend, plus a rather odd record set in the Atlantic too.
After a long drought, the rain finally came to parts of Oregon over the weekend. The showers allowed the Oregon Department of Forestry to ease up on their fire restrictions, but they’re still taking precautions and trying to avoid any new fires.
A Nevada sheriff is promising to crack down on any crime occurring in the Black Rock Desert at next week's Burning Man festival.
They have just two rules: 1) Wear white at the starting line 2) Finish plastered in color!
Emily Petroff, 24, was the first person to see one of these "fast radio bursts" in real time, using the 64-meter Parkes radio telescope in Australia, nearly 230 miles west of Sydney.
Several thousand people gathered Sunday to honor three U.S. Forest Service firefighters killed battling the Okanogan complex of wildfires.
The largest wildfire ever recorded in Washington state history had grown by more than 22 square miles Friday and firefighters were worried about high winds predicted for the weekend.
A powerful and rare summertime windstorm packing 50-70 mph winds is being blamed for two deaths, four injuries and knocking out power to over 450,000 people Saturday afternoon.
Authorities are looking for a teen who wanted a date with Destiny and hoped to get it by spray-painting a prom proposal on an Idaho cliffside.
A Renton house cat seems to think he's a dog, and his exploits on local hiking trails is earning him celebrity status online.
Mauri Pelto digs his crampons into the steep icy slope on Mount Baker in Washington state and watches as streams of water cascade off the thick mass of bare, bluish ice.