| Mar 17, 2011
US customs is tracking cargo from Japan, something they do all the time and it's normal to find some radiation at international ports and airports.
Officials won't say how much, if any, they've found at Sea-Tac but do say no harmful levels of...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 10:09 PM
When a violent criminal kills or rapes someone, you expect them to be punished and serve a long, tough sentence behind bars. What would you think if you were told instead that inmates at the Monroe Correctional Complex in Washington State call their...
| Apr 11, 2011
| 7:08 PM
Q13 FOX News incorrectly identified Telvent as the vendor responsible for toll billing. Telvent is the vendor that provides cameras and readers and is responsible for collecting information from transponders and/or photographs of license...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 7:17 PM
After a week-long investigation by the National Institute of Corrections, the Governor announced more than a dozen security recommendations made by the federal team.
Nearly all them echo what we were told by the panel of corrections officers who...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 4:36 AM
Friday is the deadline for the Washington state senate to vote on legislation aimed at providing the Department of Corrections various security upgrades.
House bill 20-11 gives state corrections officers the right to negotiate over workplace-safety...
| Apr 5, 2011
| 9:54 PM
Governor Chris Gregoire has signed a bill into law that acknowledges same-sex marriages sanctioned in other states as domestic partnerships in the state of Washington.
Supporters said it fixes a technical loophole.
Previously, the state only...
| Jan 4, 2011
Based on last year, the Mariners need all the support they can get... but next season, thousands of fans who live across the sound may stay home.
If they can't catch a ferry after the last inning, they're not going to come to the games.
| Jan 5, 2011
Governor Chris Gregoire is proposing a new State Department of Education that would take over duties handled by State School Superintendent Randy Dorn.
Gregoire announced the plan Wednesday, part of her efforts to streamline government during the...
| Jan 6, 2011
Governor Chris Gregoire wants to transform the ferry system from a state-only operation to a regional ferry district with state subsidies, giving local counties taxing and operational power.
In an announcement Thursday, Gregoire said the change is...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 1:21 PM
Gov. Chris Gregoire delivered her annual State of the State address Tuesday. She showed optimism over the state's ability to return to the type of economic vibrance we have seen in the past.
The governor took aim at those who doubt the state's...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 11:46 AM
Gov. Chris Gregoire proclaimed a state of emergency Wednsday. The action by the governor is in response to the severe winter storms that struck western and south central Washington counties back in December.
The governor’s action followed the...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 11:42 AM
A Graham man is facing some serious charges after he allegedly made threats against Governor Chris Gregoire.
Robert R. Locke is accused of making internet based threats that he sent to the Washington Governor's office.
Detectives from the Washington...