QUINCY — Authorities are investigating the death of a Quincy man who died at a hospital while in police custody after he led officers on a vehicle pursuit through the Quincy area.
WATERVILLE — A Bridgeport man was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison for firing shots outside a Bridgeport bar in July.
VANCOUVER — Seven more experts soon will join forensic scientists at the Washington State Patrol’s crime laboratory here to help clear the state’s backlog of untested sexual assault kits. Two robots working 24 hours a day also will be part of that effort.
WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee School Board has agreed to hire a second school resource officer after Police Chief Steve Crown made a funding offer too good to pass up.
EVERETT — Searchers located two men Wednesday who did not return on time from a hike in the North Cascades, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office.
SNOHOMISH — A Snohomish County lumber mill that was shut down in 2015, after nearly 75 years in business, caught fire early Wednesday morning.
Update: The road has reopened.
WENATCHEE — Police on Tuesday arrested an East Wenatchee man suspected of selling methamphetamine and heroin.
WENATCHEE — Chelan County officials are continuing to investigate the flooding on Boodry Street.
WENATCHEE — Wenatchee Police on Wednesday arrested a Wenatchee School District teacher suspected of molesting two former students.
OLYMPIA — The state Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the state’s “three strikes, you’re out” law as constitutional even if a defendant’s prior strike was committed as a young adult.
SEATTLE — On a Thursday morning in June, an undercover Seattle police officer handed over $20 for a rock of crack cocaine in Prefontaine Park, across Third Avenue from the King County Courthouse. But instead of pocketing drugs, the officer was forced to retreat after the dealer told him he’d…
WATERVILLE — A Chelan County Sheriff’s Office sergeant whose wrongful termination lawsuit against the department was partially thrown out of federal court has refiled the suit in Douglas County Superior Court.
PESHASTIN — A driver sustained minor injuries after their car left the road and landed partially in the Wenatchee River near Peshastin on Tuesday.
The Wenatchee Police Department released surveillance video Tuesday of a bystander detaining a man at gunpoint after he assaulted a gas station clerk last week.
WENATCHEE — With flood waters pouring into a small Wenatchee neighborhood Saturday evening, law enforcement officers helped evacuate residents to safety.
When an emergency weather alert came over Keith Flowers’ TV on Saturday, he knew exactly where the danger would come from.
WENATCHEE — The slow-moving, moisture-packed thunderstorm that deluged the region Saturday evening just missed setting an official rainfall record.
Readers responded on The Wenatchee World’s Facebook page to a post on the 45th anniversary of the Apple Yard explosion. Here’s a link to Reporter Dee Riggs’ story on the 40th anniversary of the explosion of a railcar holding volatile material in the switching yard in South Wenatchee. Two die…