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Inslee wants to vaccinate 45,000 people a day

OLYMPIA, Wash. - Governor Jay Inslee announced on Monday that Washington state will expand access to COVID-19 vaccines to include 65-year-olds. Those who are 50 years and older living in multi-generational households are also eligible. The state is now advancing to Phase…

Washington could get COVID-19 vaccines as early as Monday

SEATTLE - Washington could get COVID-19 vaccines in the state as early as Monday or Tuesday after an advisory committee voted Thursday to endorse Pfizer’s version. A group of scientists independent of the Food and Drug Administration voted 17-4…

Boeing suffers more canceled orders for its 737 Max plane

SEATTLE, Wash. -- Boeing Co. reported more cancellations for its 737 Max jet, which this week is scheduled to carry paying passengers for the first time since the planes were grounded 21 months ago after two deadly crashes, according to…

COVID-19 hospitalizations in Washington nearing record highs

SEATTLE - Health officials Tuesday warned of dire consequences to the state’s health care system as COVID-19 hospitalizations approach all-time highs. Reaching record levels not seen since the start of the pandemic, hospitalization trends in the state are on…

Bob Ferguson elected to 3rd term as Washington Attorney General

Incumbent Attorney General Bob Ferguson, a Seattle Democrat, was elected to his third term in office, according to the Associated Press. FIND MORE ELECTION NEWS HERE. Ferguson has touted his record on civil and consumer rights - namely, the…

Washington tops 1,000 virus cases for first time since July

OLYMPIA, Wash. - State health officials reported more than 1,000 COVID-19 new cases Friday, the first time the number has surpassed 1,000 since mid-July. RELATED: Tri-Cities virus cases “increasing at concerning rates,” health district says The Washington Department of Health reported…

Seahawks strike trade deal with Bengals for DE Carlos Dunlap

RENTON, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks struck a deal on Wednesday to acquire two-time Pro Bowl defensive end Carlos Dunlap from the Cincinnati Bengals, according to reports. ESPN's Ian Rapoport and NFL's Tom Pelissero both reported the news. As part of…

More than half of Washington’s voters have returned ballots

OLYMPIA, Wash. - One week out from Election Day, more than half of Washington state’s more than 4.8 million voters have already cast their votes. The secretary of state’s office reported that as of Tuesday night, 2,560,531 ballots have…

Ski resorts plan to reopen this fall and winter

SEATTLE - Good news for skiers and snowboarders! Ski resorts are planning to reopen this fall and winter, but due to the coronavirus pandemic, there will be restrictions in place. Opening day dates: Crystal Mountain - November 20 Mount Baker -…

Feds deem Seattle, Portland, New York City as 'anarchist jurisdiction'

The Department of Justice deemed three cities, Seattle, Portland, Ore. and New York City, as "anarchist jurisdiction." The designation comes after the DOJ says local officials allowed unchecked violence due to protests this summer. Attorney General William Barr says…