BJ & MIGS TOP STORIES 01/05/17

Q13

 

Flu 'epidemic' in Washington putting strain on area hospitals

OLYMPIA, Wash. — The flu is at epidemic levels in Washington, the state Department of Health says. And area hospitals are...

 

Seismologists installing sensors in case another Beast Quake happens on Saturday

SEATTLE – If there's a Rawls Quake on Saturday, we'll know it right away. The last time the Seattle Seahawks played a home...

 

KING 5

 

As temperatures drop, emergency shelters open in Snohomish County

Temperatures dipped into the 20's Wednesday morning in most of Western Washington, with single-digit wind chill in some areas...

 

Cat helps three escape burning mobile home in Pierce County

SEATTLE -- A cat is being credited with saving three people from a mobile home fire in Pierce County Wednesday morning. Firefighters...

 

KOMO 4

 

Washington stores slated to close in Macy's bloodletting

The Macy's department store chain announced Wednesday that it would shutter dozens of stores, including two in Washington state...

 

Firefighters rescue 2 teen boys who fell through ice on Lake Serene

LYNNWOOD, Wash. -- Two 15-year-old boys who fell through a frozen Lake Serene were rescued by firefighters Wednesday afternoon...

 

SEATTLE P.I.

 

Mariners trade for veteran catcher Carlos Ruiz

The Seattle Mariners added a veteran presence behind the plate by reportedly agreeing to a deal for catcher Carlos Ruiz. Veteran MLB...

 

Seahawks' Richard Sherman locks out local media ... again

RENTON -- Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman declined interview requests from local media members ahead of Seattle's wild-card...