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‘Love, Seatown’ campaign invites locals back to downtown Seattle

Tables set up outside at Seattle's Pike Place Market in July 2021. (MyNorthwest photo) A new ad campaign is designed to entice...

With state on alert for wildfire danger, Mount Rainier to enact parkwide ban on all campfires

A car drives past the Nisqually entrance to Mount Rainier National Park. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File) Mount Rainier National Park has...

Seattle to get beeping Spin scooters

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) You might start hearing beeping coming from some of Seattle’s electric, rental scooters. About 1,000 Spin scooters...

Washington’s plastic bag ban to take effect after over a year of delays

Plastic grocery bags in the back of a car in La Crescenta, California. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors passed Prop 26,...

Fire that destroyed businesses in White Center may have been set intentionally

A fire in White Center early Monday morning. (Skyway Fire) A fire that destroyed at least six businesses in a White Center...

CDC says vaccinated teachers, students don’t need masks at school this fall

First grade students practice their handwriting at the Green Mountain School on Feb. 18, 2021, in Woodland, Washington. (Photo by Nathan Howard/Getty Images)...

Tacoma-Pierce County Humane Society at ‘maximum capacity,’ needs adopters

A cat up for adoption. (Photo courtesy of TacomaHumane/Facebook) A Tacoma animal shelter is looking for homes for dogs, cats, bunnies, guinea...

Puyallup teens raise money with fireworks sales

A youth group is working hard this weekend to sell fireworks. Profits help get them to camps. (KIRO Radio, Katharine Federer) A...

Local runner to compete in long jump, sprints at Paralympic Games

Jaleen Roberts of the United States competes in the Women's 100 Meter Dash T37 Ambulatory final during the 2021 U.S. Paralympic Trials at...

Washington state has grown to 7.7 million people

Zach Kamran and Anna Denson take selfies from the top of a hill at Gas Works Park. (AP Photo/John Froschauer) The state’s...

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