US shatters record for disaster costs in 2017

2017 was the costliest year ever for weather and climate disasters in the United States, the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration announced Monday, totaling $306 billion. The previous record year, 2005, saw $215 billion in disasters.

East Coast brrraces for more chill

More than 20 million Midwesterners are under a winter weather advisory through Monday morning, while parts of wildfire-ravaged California will see the mixed blessing of heavy rain this week.

4.4 magnitude earthquake shakes Bay Area awake

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake struck early Thursday in Berkeley, California, according to a preliminary report from the US Geological Survey, jolting some residents of the densely populated San Francisco Bay area awake in their beds.

School Delays for Wednesday 1/3/18

SCHOOL DELAYS: West Valley Sch. Dist.: 2 Hours LateHighland Sch. Dist.: 1 Hour Late, No AM preschool. 1 hour delay to our regular wednesday start.Selah Sch. Dist.: 2 Hours Late, No AM preschool, AM buses on snow routesNaches Valley Sch.…

Stay warm! Your life may depend on it

Baby, it's cold outside -- really, really cold -- and as the eastern regions of the United States brace for freezing rain, wind, sleet and snow this week, the winter weather could put many lives in danger.