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Snow covers the land by Steven's Pizza in Skykomish, Wash., along Highway 2, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Skykomish, Wash. Volunteers brought food and supplies here for local Skykomish residents stranded without power or access to food. (Mike Siegel/The Seattle Times via AP)

Storms cut power in Washington state mountain towns for days

Jan. 17, 2020 4:41 AM EST

SKYKOMISH, Wash. (AP) — Rural mountain communities outside Seattle that have been without power for days and cut off from the outside world by a series of winter storms saw some relief as convoys brought in food and other supplies. The storms have dumped several feet of unusual snow on parts of western...

Marcus Smith, 23, sprays down a line of dirty cars with hot water at Mister Car Wash near downtown Spokane, Wash., Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020. It didn't appear 20 degrees Fahrenheit (-6.7 C), ice and snow prevented him from cleaning vehicles. (Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review via AP)

Northwest hit with more snow, wind, power outages, 2 rescued

Jan. 15, 2020 9:45 PM EST

SKYKOMISH, Wash. (AP) — More snow fell in the Northwest through Wednesday, causing Washington state officials to send food, water and fuel to an area hit hard northeast of Seattle and resulting in a hourslong rescue of a stranded couple southwest of Mt. Bachelor in Oregon. The Seattle metro area didn't see...

Teen charged in fatal shooting of man in Forks

Dec. 6, 2019 10:31 AM EST

PORT ANGELES, Wash. (AP) — A 17-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of a man in Forks. The Peninsula Daily News reports 19-year-old Tristen LeeShawn James Pisani was killed early Sunday after a party. The younger teen was charged this week and remains in the Clallam...

Navy sailor flown to onshore Washington state hospital

Dec. 4, 2019 12:28 PM EST

PORT ANGELES, Wash. (AP) — A Coast Guard crew has transported a Navy sailor with a medical emergency on a U.S. warship to an onshore hospital in Washington state. KOMO-TV reported Tuesday that crew members aboard the USS Ralph Johnson called for help about 34 miles (54 kilometers) from shore after a...