They're only available for people charged with certain misdemeanors.
The driver was hauling a load too high to fit under the overpass west of Cle Elum. He could have to pay up to $800.
A group of good samaritans jumped into action to stop an attack on a 90-year-old World War II vet in Olympia.
A homeless dog that was bashed in the head and left for dead in a ditch is returning to Washington State University's Veterinary Teaching Hospital for some follow-up care.
Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley, the elected official tasked with rooting out government fraud and waste, has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of filing false tax returns, attempted obstruction of a civil lawsuit and possession of stolen property.
State health officials are concerned about a 650 percent increase in whooping cough cases this year compared to last, saying it's important for people to get vaccinated against the disease - especially pregnant women.
The initial report triggered an emergency alert to CWU students, parents, and others just after 4 a.m. Monday. The federal Clery Act requires colleges and universities to give timely warnings of crimes that may represent a threat to the safety of students or employees.
Eight insurance companies have agreed to revamp the information they give consumers about contraception benefits.
I-90 Lane Closure Beginning at 11pm Friday, April 17. WSDOT will close westbound lanes of I-90 east of Mercer Island and detour traffic onto the express lanes. Motorists are urged to consider using alternate routes such as I-5, I-405, or SR 520.
Olympia police say quick action by former Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire foiled a man who tried to get into her vehicle as she left a home improvement store.
Fred Russell killed three WSU students when driving drunk in 2001. He fled to Ireland but was later extradited back to Washington. He was released from prison early on Tuesday for good behavior.
The Yakima County Coroner's office is seeking the public's help in identifying a man who was found dead Monday.
The man called Valley Comm's 911 center moments after waking up from a nap, and realizing the flight had taken off toward Los Angeles.
Yakima city staff asked Dairy Queen to put it in as part of the recent improvements to the building.
The all-new Roots & Vines festival will take over historic N. Front Street in mid-May. Food and wine will take center stage outside the Capitol Theatre in late June, with the inaugural Yakima Uncorked festival.