OLYMPIA, Wash. — The father-in-law of missing Utah mother Susan Powell won't be released from prison Thursday, the Washington state Corrections Department said.
OLYMPIA, Wash. — Two insurance companies who filed to compete in Washington state's health care exchange initially proposed not to provide abortion coverage, officials said Wednesday.
SPOKANE, Wash. — A man was arrested Wednesday in a case involving last week's discovery of a pair of letters containing the deadly poison ricin.
GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Environmental groups and a public health organization want the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to consider the big picture - from mining in Wyoming to air pollution in China - before allowing development of three Northwest ports to ship up to 100 million metric tons of coal a year to Asia.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Interior Secretary Sally Jewell is visiting Portland this week for what will be her first West Coast trip since she was sworn in last month.
PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. — The state Transportation Commission approved an increase in Highway 520 floating bridge tolls at Wednesday's meeting in Port Townsend.
SEATTLE — Police say a robber fired a shot during a bank hold-up Wednesday in south Seattle.
BOISE, Idaho — State wildlife officials are searching for a mountain lion believed to have killed one dog and injured another in a subdivision in southeastern Boise.
BOISE, Idaho — An Idaho prosecutor says he won't seek the death penalty when Lacey Mark Sivak is resentenced this fall.
BOISE, Idaho — Idaho State University is paying a $400,000 to the federal government to settle allegations it improperly exposed confidential medical records.