Washington lawmaker wears Star of David in vaccine protest

A Washington state lawmaker is being criticized after wearing a yellow Star of David in protest of COVID-19 vaccine regulations, a display that compared the government’s efforts to protect people from a highly contagious virus with the Nazis’ murder of 6 million Jews during the Holocaust.

Flooding, landslides impact Washington coastal communities

Steady rain fell along Washington state’s beaches Tuesday. The winter weather pushed rivers to run high, flooding roadways and causing landslide to impact travel and large waves are blamed for killing one person in Pacific Beach earlier this week.

Whale beached in Ocean Shores died from blunt force trauma

A female humpback whale found beached in Ocean Shores, Washington, Monday appears to have died after suffering blunt force trauma consistent with a ship strike, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Ocean Shores businesses prepare for busy weekend amid pandemic

Despite cases of COVID-19 rising, Washington's coastline communities are expecting an influx of people for the Independence Day weekend. It's unclear how many people are expected to show up tot he coast, but businesses, local government, and emergency responders are preparing.

WSP: 2 semis collide, sending one of them careening into home near Elma

ELMA, Wash. -- Nobody was seriously hurt after two semis crashed and one of them careened into a home in Grays Harbor County.According to the Washington State Patrol, troopers were called Friday afternoon to SR 12 about five miles southeast of Elma.It's unclear what caused the crash.