A former Seattle special education middle school teacher who previously plead guilty to a sex-related crime has been arrested for another alleged rape.
A Level 1 or "stay alert" evacuation order has been issued for an area near Wenatchee due to the Methow Fire. This was downgraded from a Level 2 that was issued earlier in the day.
The body of the third and final climber killed in an avalanche on Washington’s Colchuck Peak earlier this year has been recovered, officials said.
Leavenworth Adventure Park opens June 1 and will be home to Washington's first alpine coaster.
The body of a hiker killed in an avalanche near Leavenworth in February was recovered Monday.
A man has drowned after his raft overturned in the heavily-flowing Wenatchee River on Thursday.
A man and a woman were killed Saturday in a motorcycle crash in central Washington.
The Chelan County Sheriff's Office has opened a homicide investigation after a man was found dead in a wooded area.
One of the three climbers killed in an avalanche near Leavenworth last weekend has been recovered by rescuers.
Three people are presumed dead after an avalanche near Leavenworth, Washington on Sunday. According to the Northwest Avalanche Center (NWAC), the avalanche happened on Feb. 19 at Colchuck Peak, southwest of Leavenworth. There were six people in the group of backcountry travelers.
Skiers and snowboarders are taking advantage of recent, heavy snow at Stevens Pass. The pass was busy Friday with many visitors coming out to play in the snow ahead of Friday night's snowy forecast and the usual Saturday rush.
Wildlife authorities killed a black bear Saturday after it charged and injured a woman near a downtown park in the Bavarian-styled town of Leavenworth.
A woman is recovering in the hospital after being attacked by a bear in Leavenworth Saturday morning.
The shooting death of a 24-year-old Everett woman on US 2 last weekend is being investigated by the Washington State Patrol as a likely road-rage killing.
A hiker who got trapped under a refrigerator-sized boulder in a remote area near Leavenworth is recovering after Monday’s dramatic rescue mission.
Deputies say they have recovered a man's body in the Columbia River on Saturday.
An investigation is underway after a deadly shooting in Cashmere Friday night, which resulted in an hours long standoff and the arrest of multiple suspects.
A 25-year-old Redmond man drowned in the Wenatchee River on Sunday, according to the Chelan County Sheriff's Office.
Crews with the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) helped a large herd of sheep make their way through Blewett Pass Tuesday morning.
The body of a man who went missing after reportedly going over a waterfall in his kayak in the Little Wenatchee River was recovered on Friday.