Starting Jan. 1, WA will provide paid family leave to new parents, as well as others with family medical emergencies.
A new fund will let cities and counties keep $51M in sales tax revenue for low-income housing construction and maintenance.
As new UW research probes the reasons for smartphone abuse, residents are looking for help from both within and at a Fall City treatment center — the first of its kind in the country.
The state is reportedly the first in the nation to provide long-term care insurance, which will pay for up to a year of nursing care for the old and infirm.
The flights were banned from Boeing Field by county government. Could the same happen in Central Washington?
The amendment was approved following a false story told by Sen. Tim Sheldon of an abduction in Mexico, implicating financial disclosure forms.
Washington has fought to protect abortion rights before, and it needs to again.
Former Gov. Dan Evans is still championing the environment and inspiring some within his party.
New aerial drone photography shows ailing Southern Resident Killer Whale J17 in dire straits.
A new Washington state law will remove and replace Electoral College members who go rogue. But the courts will get the final say.
Eighteen gray whales have stranded themselves along Washington's shorelines in 2019, and experts are looking for answers.
After I-940 passed last November, family members of police shooting victims were expecting to be involved in its implementation. Some say that isn’t happening.
The plan seeks to fight against wildfires and threats to forest health, as well as increase protections for struggling salmon and orcas.
Washington is an outlier when it comes to jailing kids for actions that aren't crimes. A new law intends to change that.
A degenerative eye disease that robs sufferers of sight as they age led Tina Marie Coles to UW's Dr. Jennifer Chao. She's searching for a cure that could eventually help millions.
The governor just signed a raft of climate legislation, helping to strengthen the backbone of his platform.