Tips for a Fire Safe Memorial Day

Whether camping out or enjoying a backyard barbecue this Memorial Day weekend, the State Fire Marshal’s Office would like everyone to be careful with...
video

Minute by Minute: The Eruption of Mount St. Helens

On May 18, 1980, a major volcanic eruption occurred at Mount St. Helens, a volcano located in Skamania County, in the State of Washington....

Second “Operation Human Freight” leads to several arrests

Washington State Patrol (WSP), in partnership with the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office, arrested ten people during “Operation Human Freight. This is the second WSP...

‘U Suck’ sign garners apology from WSDOT officials

A driver, Ruslan Kozlov, was traveling along I-5 about 1 mile before Exit 154B when he spotted the surprising message on an electronic billboard...

Numerous State Patrol vehicles being struck in the Puget Sound area

Since late 2017 to early this morning there have been 13 Washington State Patrol (WSP) vehicles struck in King County alone as the troopers...

Boeing to sell 47 jets to American Airlines

American Airlines canceled a deal with Airbus and announced on today that it intends to purchase 47 new Boeing Dreamliner jets. The Boeing 787 Dreamliner...

Woman’s body found in Lake Stevens

The body of an adult female was found in Lake Stevens near Sunset Cove Park today. A call came in to 911 around 3...

Trooper saves suicidal subject from the Sammamish River

At approximately 6:30pm on March 21, 2018, the Washington State Patrol received a report of a male in his 20s walking in the roadway...
video

Computer chip flaws impact billions of devices (video)

Meltdown and Spectre are bugs at a fundamental level that allow critical information stored deep inside computer systems to be exposed. Who is affected? Quite...