DOC head Dan Pacholke resigns amid prisoner-release mistake

Department of Corrections Secretary Dan Pacholke has resigned. (Ellen M. (Ellen M. Banner / The Seattle Times)
(Ellen M. Banner / The Seattle Times)

State Corrections Secretary Dan Pacholke announced his resignation Saturday, saying he hopes it meets a Republican lawmaker’s “need for blood.”

Game thread: Huskies and No. 23 Arizona battle in the second half

The Huskies have lost five straight games to Wildcats, including a 99-67 rout last month. UW expects a sellout at Alaska Airlines Arena - the first since 2012 - which should provide an energetic atmosphere. Updated

Could tragedy have been prevented?

Eli Sanders’ “While the City Slept” shows the psychological descent of killer Isaiah Kalebu as it reveals missed opportunities that might have prevented Kalebu’s 2009 assault on Jennifer Hopper and Teresa Butz. Updated

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