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  • Rare endangered mammal spotted in Strait of Juan de Fuca

    PORT ANGELES — There is some good news coming out of the Salish Sea. A naturalist on a whale watching boat spotted a sea otter hanging out near the Elwha River in the Strait of Juan de Fuca. It’s the third sea otter spotted in the Salish Sea this year, following one spotted near the San Juan Islands and another near Victoria B.C. Sea otters are listed as endangered species by the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife. It’s […]

  • $36,000 reward for suspect who burned 3 Jehovah’s Witnesses churches in Thurston County

    Thurston County authorities are treating four attacks on Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses as a hate crime. 

  • Taco Bell And Pizza Hut Restaurants Ahead Of Yum! Brands Earnings Figures

    Seahawks strike deal with Pizza Hut as relationship with Papa John’s ends

    SEATTLE — The Seattle Seahawks on Wednesday announced a multi-year partnership with Pizza Hut. The team said last week it had already been searching for a new pizza partner when the Papa John’s founder admitted to using the N-word in a conference call. “The Seattle Seahawks have one of the most passionate and supportive fan bases in all of sports, and we are proud to partner with the team to bring our great pizza experiences to the 12s,” said Zipporah […]

  • Submit your weather photos — and M.J. may use them on TV!

    Meteorologist M.J. McDermott wants to see your weather photos and show them on Q13 News This Morning! Please attach your photo below, and include your first name and where you live in the description of the photo. Please submit your photo only ONCE! It will not appear in the gallery until it is approved by Q13 News producers. By submitting a photo, you’re allowing KCPQ, our Tribune Media sister stations and distribution partners permission to use the media on all platforms […]

  • Bicyclist dies following injuries in King County hit and run; search continues for passenger in truck

    King County deputies say a man, approximately 50 years old, was riding his bike on Rainier Avenue South when he was hit from behind by a 1980s model GMC or Chevrolet pickup truck.

  • Carmen Best selected as Seattle’s chief of police

    Carmen Best will become the next chief of the Seattle Police Department.

  • Summer air quality in Washington some of the worst in Lower 48

    BOTHELL, Wash. — Despite our reputation for healthy living and a healthy environment, during summer months Washington has the worst air quality in the U.S., a new study finds. While most of the United States has seen improving air quality over the past few decades, Washington has suffered about a 50 to 60 percent increase in fine particulate matter on handful of days throughout the year. Fine particulate matter can damage lungs and is a health hazard. A University of […]

  • Large cat spotted in Gold Bar backyard

    Kelli Oleson said her trail cameras captured the above images of what looks to be a cougar or a bobcat walking across her backyard in Gold Bar.

  • Driver, unrestrained 4-year-old seriously hurt in crash with bus on I-5

    A man and a 4-year-old boy were seriously hurt after their car crashed into a bus Tuesday morning on Interstate 5.

  • Bellevue officer charged with assaulting woman, tampering

    A Bellevue police officer has been charged with assault, witness tampering and violating a protection order in connection with incidents in which he allegedly punched a woman he was dating and then allegedly tried to get her to recant those allegations.