West Coast lawmakers seek funding for quake alert

Earthquake

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Two dozen U.S. lawmakers from California, Washington and Oregon are calling for funding of an earthquake warning system designed to give residents a few seconds of notice of imminent shaking after a quake occurs.
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Baby Dies While Napping

Infant Death

The Chelan County sheriff's office says a 5-month-old boy died while taking a nap Wednesday evening in the same bed with a 2-year-old and an adult man.
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Health Alert: More Measles in Washington State and British Columbia

Measles alert

The Washington State Department of Health says two sets of measles exposures are of concern.  The first involves a San Juan County resident and the second case is connected to a Whatcom County individual who attended a concert in Seattle and multiple other establishments in King and Pierce Counties during the infectious period last week.
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Gas Explosion Damages; Sheriff's Office: Very Blessed We Didn't Have Loss of Life

Williams Northwest Pipeline Facility

A Williams Northwest Pipeline Spokesperson says its plant in Plymouth is no longer at risk for another explosion.
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All Evacuations Lifted Following Natural Gas Explosion

Plymouth natural gas explosion

Evacuations in Plymouth, WA that were in effect due to a natural gas explosion at the Williams Northwest Pipeline plant yesterday have been lifted. Highway 14 and the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Rail Line are back open.
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530 Landslide Victims' Names Released

Oso Landslide

Here is the Snohomish County medical examiner's office list of publicly identified victims of the Oso landslide as of March 31. The medical examiner's office has received a total of 24 victims and so far has released the identities of 18.
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