Seattle hotels down to 20% occupancy

Before the pandemic, Seattle’s economy was humming. Fast forward, several months into lockdown and health restrictions, the economic downturn has hammered our hotel industry.

King County prosecutors report rise in animal cruelty cases

“My guess is that the pandemic has been hard on a lot of people, both in terms of their resources, their mental health,” a King County prosecutor said. “And so it’s kind of a pressure-cooker situation. You have people that are angry, they’re at home a lot. That anger can be taken out on an animal.”

Two killed in wrong-way crash

A pickup truck driver crashed into a double dump truck, a semi and a motorcycle on SR 167, killing the pickup driver and the motorcyclist.