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  • Dogs at Snohomish farm helping comfort kids with autism

    SNOHOMISH, Wash. — Puppies are, of course, cute, but the pups hopping around Holly Kohls’ Snohomish farm may have a higher purpose. “They seem to have a sixth sense,” said Kohls. “An innate ability to comfort and to know when something’s wrong and to lean in close.” Kohls says the dogs are a hybrid called Coltrievers, a cross between Border Collies and Golden Retrievers. They make great pets, but over the years Kohls’ Coltrievers have become a beacon for families […]

  • Deputies investigate murder of woman inside Everett home

    EVERETT, Wash. — Deputies are working to identify a suspect after a woman was found shot and killed inside an Everett home. The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office was called around 2:00 a.m. to the 4100 block of York Rd for the report of gunshots. “When deputies arrived, they found a deceased female inside the residence with obvious gunshot wounds,” said spokesperson Shari Ireton. “Another adult female and three children were also inside the house.” Investigators are working to identify a suspect. […]

  • Medical examiner says suspect shot by police in Fife actually committed suicide

    FIFE, Wash. — The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office said a man shot by police in a parking lot in Fife after a high-speed chase actually shot and killed himself early Friday morning. Des Moines police officers called out to a possible case of domestic violence early Friday morning ended up in a high speed chase, following a man who took off on a motorcycle when officers arrived. The officers chased him all the way to a parking lot just […]

  • Ash from wildfires falling in areas of Puget Sound

    ENUMCLAW, Wash. — Smoke from wildfires isn’t the only thing hanging around Western Washington. Q13 News viewers have been sending us photos and video of ash falling from the sky and landing on their cars and homes. Reports of ash have come from King, Snohomish, Pierce, Thurston, Lewis, Jefferson, Grays Harbor, Skagit and Mason counties. Walked outside and immediately got ash in my eyes. All this ash is from the wildfires. #Q13FOX — Bhavisha Patel (@BhavishaPatel) September 5, 2017 […]

  • Dozens of needles found outside Everett middle school

    EVERETT, Wash. — Dozens of needles were found on campus over the weekend at Everett’s Evergreen Middle School. Photos of the needles were posted to a Snohomish County crime page on social media. The post quickly racked up hundreds of comments from people who said they were shocked and horrified that this could happen on school property — potentially putting students and others at risk. The needles were next to the school’s track and near a football field. Regular school […]

  • 12s waiting in long lines for chance to grab Seahawks tickets today

    SEATTLE — Hundreds of people showed up at CenturyLink Field for their chance to snag Seahawks tickets. This year, fans were technically not allowed to camp out or even begin lining up until 7:00 a.m. But we saw plenty of tents and even spoke to some people who began waiting for tickets Saturday night. Seahawks ticket line already stretches down Occidental and around corner. "No camping" policy out the window. #Q13FOX — John Hopperstad (@JohnHopperstad) July 31, 2017 The […]

  • Man, 4-year-old boy killed in Auburn fourplex fire

    AUBURN, Wash. — A man and a 4-year-old boy were killed overnight in a fire at an Auburn fourplex. Firefighters were called around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday to the 2600 block of O St NE to the report of people trapped inside a fire. Fire crews said police arrived at the scene first but without proper equipment were unable to rescue them. ATF helping investigation into fire that killed dad and 4-yr. old boy at 4-plex in Auburn #Q13FOX — […]

  • Donald Trump Jr. releases emails showing Russian aid for campaign

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump’s eldest son released an email chain Tuesday that shows him discussing plans to hear damaging information on Hillary Clinton that were described as “part of Russia and its government’s support for Mr. Trump.” The emails are the first documentary evidence that a top Trump associate took a meeting to hear damaging information about Clinton with the understanding that it was connected to a Russian government effort to help Trump in the 2016 election. Trump […]

  • Lanes are shifting on I-5 through Tacoma as new construction phase begins

    TACOMA — Big changes are in store for drivers on Interstate 5 through Tacoma starting Thursday morning. Northbound drivers are now being shifted into newly built lanes over I-705. Starting next week barriers will go up and the southbound lanes will be split into two separate roads. The left three lanes will be for through traffic continuing southbound. The two right lanes will be collector-distributor lanes for traffic exiting for I-705 into downtown Tacoma and SR 16. WSDOT is asking […]

  • Federal Way dad rescues 4 kids from burning apartment

    FEDERAL WAY, Wash. — A father in Federal Way rescued his children who were trapped in a burning Federal Way apartment. Firefighters were called around midnight Wednesday to the report of an apartment fire in the 1900 block of SW Campus Drive. Officials said that before they arrived, the fire was too intense for the father to get the kids, aged 2 to 9, out of their rooms from inside the apartment. So, he broke out one of the windows […]