BJ & MIGS TOP STORIES 01/19/17

Q13

 

Winter weather forces I-90 to close until at least Thursday morning

NORTH BEND, Wash. — The economic lifeline between eastern and western Washington is frozen, literally. Truckers were forced to grind to a halt...

 

'A Dog's Purpose' under fire after TMZ publishes leaked video of German shepherd

WINNIPEG, Canada – Animal lovers are calling for a boycott of “A Dog’s Purpose” Wednesday after TMZ published disturbing video the site says was...

 

KING 5 

 

New bill would protect patients from surprise medical bills

Washington patients could soon be protected from surprising and at times expensive medical bills caused by a practice known as balance billing...

 

Seattle to propose expanding taxi, Uber inspections following investigation

SEATTLE -- The city of Seattle will propose new regulations to improve the taxi and Uber inspection process in response to a KING 5 consumer...

 

KOMO 4

 

Kitsap County's new fast ferry makes first ceremonial crossing to Seattle

SEATTLE - Kitsap County's new fast ferry made it's ceremonial first crossing from Bremerton to Colman Dock in Seattle on Wednesday. Transit officials...

 

Everett moves forward with lawsuit against OxyContin manufacturer

EVERETT, Wash. - The Everett City Council on Wednesday night unanimously supported Mayor Ray Stephanson’s lawsuit against Purdue Pharmaceuticals...

 

SEATTLE P.I.

 

Edgar Martinez makes move but falls short in Hall of Fame vote

If former Mariners designated hitter Edgar Martinez's 8-year-long Hall of Fame candidacy were a collection of at-bats, Martinez hit one to the warning track...

 

Seahawks expected to sign veteran CB Perrish Cox

Needing to add some depth to their defensive backfield following the serious injury suffered by DeShawn Shead in Saturday's loss at Atlanta, the Seahawks...