A Wenatchee man escaped an apartment fire early Sunday morning. The fire was reported about 1 a.m. in the upper level of a two story house converted into an apartment building in the 300 block of Malaga Street in Wenatchee. Brian Brett with Douglas County District #2 says 22-year-old Gus Jackson...The post Man Escapes Wenatchee Apartment Fire appeared first on KPQ.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) – Environmental regulators in Washington are shifting through about 267,000 comments they received on a coal-export terminal proposed along the Columbia River near Longview. Regulators plan to incorporate those comments into a final environmental review, a process that could take a year or longer. The Department of...The post State Shifting Through Comments on Coal-Export Project appeared first on KPQ.
(AP) – A new study ranks Washington as one of the worst states for drivers. Sixty-seven percent of roads are considered “poor or mediocre.” Twenty-six percent of bridges in Washington are “structurally deficient.” And the estimated percentage of uninsured motorists on the road is 16.1 percent. Carinsurance.com rates Washington in...The post Washington is One of The Worst States for Drivers appeared first on KPQ.