Local & Regional

Local 911 calls from fatal fire: 'Send somebody fast' 911 calls from fatal fire: 'Send somebody fast'
The dispatch recordings were released to The Associated Press on Friday by the Okanogan County Sheriff's Office in response to a records request.
Local Judge rules Obama administration water rule should be halted Judge rules Obama administration water rule should be halted
U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson in Fargo issued a temporary injunction requested by North Dakota and 12 other states halting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers from regulating some small streams, tributaries and wetlands under the Clean Water Act.
Local Suit: Wash. hospital staff ignored man choking on orange slice Suit: Wash. hospital staff ignored man choking on orange slice
Robert Kincaid, a patient suffering from schizophrenia, was lying on the floor in a dayroom at Western State Hospital, choking on a piece of orange for almost eight minutes before staff members stopped to help him, according to a federal lawsuit filed by his older brother.