The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi99° Hot

Tonight

Lo69° Breezy

Wednesday

Hi100° Hot

Wednesday Night

Lo73° Clear

Thursday

Hi104° Hot

Thursday Night

Lo73° Clear

Friday

Hi102° Hot

Friday Night

Lo70° Clear

Independence Day

Hi103° Hot

Saturday Night

Lo68° Clear

Dems triumph across Washington; Inslee with edge

Send to Kindle
Print This
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Democrats dominated much of Washington's election on Tuesday night, triumphing in several key races and claiming an early lead in the state's costly campaign for governor. Jay Inslee, a former Democratic congressman, held 52 percent of the vote in the gubernatorial race as Republican Rob McKenna struggled in the population-rich King County. McKenna, seeking to become the first Republican to win the seat in more than three decades, asked his supporters to wait a few more days as mail ballots continued to arrive at county offices.

View my options or Sign in