Residents return to ‘war zone’ in wake of Wenatchee wildfire

Only a few brick fascades survived among homes destroyed by Sunday night’s Sleepy Hollow fire. (Dean Rutz / The Seattle Times)
Only a few facades survived among homes destroyed by the Sleepy Hollow fire. (Dean Rutz / The Seattle Times)

At least 24 homes and about four square miles have burned in a wildfire in the Wenatchee area.

Ballard ‘Up’ house awaits relocation bids

The famous Ballard bungalow once owned by Edith Macefield is a symbol of anti-development in Seattle. As a bidding period opens shortly, it may finally relinquish its unlikely holdout against demolition or relocation. Updated

Work on the $586 million 520 bridge replacement has been temporarily suspended after a construction worker on the new Highway died after a 60-foot fall Thursday afternoon.

Higher gas tax looms as bill nears passage

A 16-year plan passed by the state Senate would spend $16 billion primarily for highways, with smaller shares for ferries, transit and other uses. The House is to vote Tuesday. Updated

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