Seattle Hit and Run Driver in Custody

The Seattle driver that plowed into four people downtown early this morning has had blood drawn as part of a DUI investigation. Witnesses say the hit was so strong it knocked some of the victims into the air at Denny way and Aurora. Police say the car was traveling 40…


State Senator Lashes Out After Panel Removal

State Republican Senator Pam Roach lashed out against the administrator who kicked her off a panel. After hearing about conduct where the Senator allegedly “vilified and mocked” sex trafficking victims, Democratic Lieutenant Governor Brad Owen removed her from the Human Trafficking Task Force Monday. Roach denies the claims and thinks…


State House Passes Bill Eliminating High School Science Requirement

The Washington House approves a measure which would eliminate the need to pass a science test to graduate from high school. The proposal also discontinues the tenth grade English and math exams in favor of new tests based on the Common Core academic standards.  Democrat Chris Reykdal claims the bill…


Senator Roach Accused Of Verbally Abusing Human Trafficking Victims

Republican State Senator Pam Roach has been removed from a legislative task force following complaints that she verbally abused sex trafficking victims.  Lieutenant Governor Brad Owen sent Roach a letter Monday relieving her from the Human Trafficking Task Force after he heard about her alleged conduct at a December meeting….


State Lawmakers Consider Automatic Voter Registration

Lawmakers in Olympia are looking at a measure which would expand the state’s streamlined voter registration process. The bill would automatically register those who apply and receive services such as a driver’s license, food stamps or medical and welfare assistance. Despite sponsoring the proposal, Senate Republican Pam Roach contends not…


Highway 2 at Pine Canyon SOON RE-OPENING!

A geo-tech inspection of slope stability will be the last step, but once the all-clear is announced, Highway 2 at Pine Canyon will be re-opened to traffic after a more than 2 week delay.    THE OPENING COULD COME AS SOON AS THIS EVENING, OR TUESDAY MORNING.   If the…


Update on Kitsap County’s Horrific Dog Abuse….

Kitsap County Animal Control would like to speak with the driver of a red pickup truck with canopy that may be driven by a transient, last seen in the parking lot of the Port Orchard Wal Mart, where the body of a horrifically abused dog was discovered. Parts of the…


Rock Island Man in Seattle Hospital After Shop Fire

A Rock Island man working in a small shop behind his home was burned Friday morning in a fire. It happened on Hanna Avenue around 11:30 am. “Apparently the gentleman was working in his shop and he might have been cleaning some paint brushes or fueling the chainsaw, or something…



DOT Blasts Rockslide on US 2 Pine Canyon

11,000 cubic yards of debris spilled down onto US Two Pine Canyon as DOT crews used explosives to stabilize the slope above a huge rockslide that closed the main route between Orondo and Waterville last week. Crews are now set to clear off the debris. It still could be a…