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Washington City Longview Damaged in Rare Tornado [Video]

Washington City Longview Damaged in Rare Tornado [Video]

Stunned residents of Cowlitz County watched yesterday afternoon as a rare tornado raced through the Washington city of Longview, leaving a trail of damage that included torn off roofs, uprooted trees and snapped power poles. Witnesses reported seeing a funnel cloud touch down and lift up again multiple times. The blast covered 1.3 miles and […]

The Oddity of Mark Driscoll’s Resignation

The Oddity of Mark Driscoll’s Resignation

The rise and fall of religious leaders over the years has been a source of interest, but few are as odd as Mark Driscoll’s recent resignation from Mars Hill Church this week. Unlike many respected pastors who fall from grace, this story does not involve criminal charges or religious heresy. Instead, it seems to boil […]

Common Core Carries on Amidst Controversy

Common Core Carries on Amidst Controversy

A month into the new school year, teachers in classrooms across the United States – at least in classrooms in the 40 plus states that have adopted Common Core State Standards – are working feverishly to incorporate the new standards in the areas of language arts and math. The standards were designed in accordance with […]

Two Vehicles Flee the Scene After Striking 10-Year-Old Girl in Seattle

Two Vehicles Flee the Scene After Striking 10-Year-Old Girl in Seattle

Police officers were called to South Seattle following an accident involving a 10-year-old girl. According to NBC, the girl was crossing the street at the intersection of S. Genessee Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Way when two vehicles struck her and fled the scene of the accident. When officers arrived, they found the 10-year-old […]

Marijuana: Welfare Pays for Weed in Colorado and Washington

Marijuana: Welfare Pays for Weed in Colorado and Washington

Although the federal government prohibits welfare recipients from using their Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) cards to buy liquor, wine, beer, cigarettes, tobacco products or even vitamins, in the states of Colorado and Washington where recreational marijuana is legal, welfare benefits can be used to pay for weed. Oddly enough, while EBT cardholders cannot use their […]

Jenise Wright: Teenage Neighbor Arrested

Jenise Wright: Teenage Neighbor Arrested

Jenise Wright’s case has finally gained more details, beginning to provide closure for her family. The autopsy results acquired Friday came back from the coroner’s office revealing that the little girl had been murdered and was a victim of sexual assault. By Saturday afternoon, a teenage neighbor matching the DNA evidence on Wright’s body was […]

South Cle Elum Ridge Fire Burns Brush

South Cle Elum Ridge Fire Burns Brush

The South Cle Elum Ridge Fire, as it is now being called, is burning through brush on the south side of South Cle Elum, six miles outside of town. It was called in around 5 p.m. Thursday. Air resources immediately responded and began fighting the blaze, as all other resources were tied up with the […]

Snag Canyon Fire: Explosives May Be Used to Stop Blaze

Snag Canyon Fire: Explosives May Be Used to Stop Blaze

An important update on the Snag Canyon Fire surfaced less than an hour ago. Crews working to control the blaze are waiting to hear if they can use blasting on the fire lines. The terrain where the blaze burns currently is too dangerous for crew members to access safely and productively. Cory Wall of the […]

Washington Searchers Find Body Believed to Be Jenise Wright, 6

Washington Searchers Find Body Believed to Be Jenise Wright, 6

FBI search dogs have found the body of a young girl who Washington officials believe to be Jenise Wright, 6. The discovery of the body in a wooded area near the Steele Creek Mobile Home Park, where her family lived, brings to an end the four-day search for the girl, who disappeared from her home last […]

Wife Set Husband on Fire for Sexually Abusing 7-Year-Old Daughter [Video]

Wife Set Husband on Fire for Sexually Abusing 7-Year-Old Daughter [Video]

A Washington woman allegedly set her husband on fire after she learned that he sexually abused her seven-year-old daughter. Tatanysha Hedmon was seen on a gas station’s surveillance just hours before the incident purchasing gasoline. She said to shoot him would have been “too nice” so she doused him with gasoline and lit a match. […]

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