We're learning more about the state's successful effort to eradicate an Asian giant hornet nest in Whatcom County.
A mother outside of Bellingham reportedly shot and killed her twin 7-year-old daughters before turning the gun on herself Friday night, according to the Whatcom County Sheriff's Office.
State entomologists are telling us more about their successful efforts to eradicate an Asian giant hornet nest in Whatcom County.
Heavily protected crews in Washington state worked Saturday to destroy the first nest of so-called murder hornets discovered in the United States.
The Washington State Department of Agriculture has found the first Asian giant hornet nest in the United States.
Agriculture department officials were able to trap a live one and track it back to its nest in Whatcom County.
Washington state officials said Monday they were again unsuccessful at live-tracking a “murder” hornet while trying to find and destroy a nest of the giant insects.
Roughly 1.4 million ballots are going out in King County alone.
Two people are behind bars in connection with a shooting death in rural Whatcom County.
Investigators are looking for the person or persons who slapped swastika stickers on local businesses.
Officials confirmed three new sightings of Asian giant hornets in Whatcom County, increasing to 12 the number that have been reported there.
The first male Asian giant hornet in Washington state and the first in the U.S. has been captured, according to the Washington State Department of Agriculture.
The Asian giant hornet is the world’s largest hornet and a predator of honey bees and other insects. A small group of Asian giant hornets can kill an entire honey bee hive in a matter of hours.
So much mystery surrounds the case of a missing father from Bellingham.
A dozen traps to catch Asian giant hornets have been placed in multiple parks and green spaces in northwestern Washington state, adding to an already extensive effort to eradicate the invasive species.
On Monday, crews demolished a river dam in Northwest Washington to clear the way for salmon to reach critical habitat.
The state traps are being placed around Blaine, Custer and Bellingham, the only places in the U.S. that the giant hornet has ever been found.
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — The Trans Mountain pipeline suffered an oil spill at a Canadian pump station that caused a temporary shut down.
BELLINGHAM, Wash. -- An Asian giant hornet found on a Bellingham porch is the second confirmed sighting in Washington state this year.A resident found it this week, took a photo and properly reported the honeybee killer to the state Department of Agriculture.
SEATTLE -- Black Lives Matter organizers held dozens of silent marches in Washington cities on Friday, as well as work strikes and other measures to honor the lives lost to police brutality and racial injustice.