Quick actions saved dozens of rare pygmy rabbits from a wildfire. Rescuers reached into scorched earth to save them. A day after the Sutherland Canyon fire blew through Beezley Hills, the ash-covered earth was still smoldering. Somehow, though, 33 rare pygmy rabbits, burrowed 3 to 4 feet beneath the ashen soil, had managed to survive the conflagration.

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26 July 2017
Quick actions saved dozens of rare pygmy rabbits from a wildfire. Rescuers reached into scorched earth to save them. A day after the Sutherland Canyon fire blew through Beezley Hills, the ash-covered earth was still smoldering. Somehow, though, 33 rare pygmy rabbits, burrowed 3 to 4 feet beneath the ashen soil, had managed to survive the conflagration.2 week ago
Quick actions saved dozens of rare pygmy rabbits from a wildfire. Rescuers reached into scorched earth to save them. A day after the Sutherland Canyon fire blew through Beezley Hills, the ash-covered earth was still smoldering. Somehow, though, 33 rare pygmy rabbits, burrowed 3 to 4 feet beneath the ashen soil, had managed to survive the conflagration.
2 week ago
A Seattle flight bound for Beijing turned around Thursday evening after a Tampa man assaulted a flight attendant.
2 week ago
Renton, Washington shooting at Burnett Ave S: 1 injured
14-year-old takes parents' SUV to buy fireworks that ultimately destroy vehicle2 week ago
14-year-old takes parents' SUV to buy fireworks that ultimately destroy vehicle
Passenger tries to enter cockpit after Delta flight takes off from Seattle, injuring 3 before being restrained2 week ago
Passenger tries to enter cockpit after Delta flight takes off from Seattle, injuring 3 before being restrained
2 week ago
Three injured aboard Delta flight from Seattle to Beijing when passenger tries to enter cockpit
2 week ago
Passenger tries to enter cockpit after Delta flight takes off from Seattle, injuring 3 and forcing a return under fighter jet escort
2 week ago
A 52-year-old pedestrian has died after being struck by a hit-and-run driver Thursday morning in Marysville.
3 week ago
Husband says "he was having a bad night" when he shot, killed his wife, a St. Mary's College alum, in Seattle
3 week ago
Seattle, Washington shooting at SW 124th St and 1st Ave S: 2 injured
Thousands of people may have marched in other cities, but in Seattle, about 100 people showed up to the Impeachment March Sunday.3 week ago
Thousands of people may have marched in other cities, but in Seattle, about 100 people showed up to the Impeachment March Sunday.
3 week ago
The main route to the Kingston ferry terminal has reopened after a Monday morning crash that critically injured one person, the Washington State Patrol reports.
3 week ago
Spokane, Washington shooting at 5900-block of South Mount Vernon Road: 1 killed
Spokane: mobile cam and center just arrived on scene of officer involved shooting3 week ago
Spokane: mobile cam and center just arrived on scene of officer involved shooting
Spokane: Officer involved Shooting on the 5800 block of MT. Vernon3 week ago
Spokane: Officer involved Shooting on the 5800 block of MT. Vernon
3 week ago
Portions of an Amtrak passenger train derailed near Chambers Bay Marina in Pierce County. No fatalities were reported. There appear to be only minor injuries.
3 week ago
Seattle, Washington shooting at W McGraw St and 2nd Ave W: 1 killed
Police in Tukwila, Washington, investigating reports of shot(s) being fired in food court3 week ago
Police in Tukwila, Washington, investigating reports of shot(s) being fired in food court
Reports of gunfire at a mall in Tukwila, Washington. Police are on scene3 week ago
Reports of gunfire at a mall in Tukwila, Washington. Police are on scene
Tacoma residents rally to take back streets while drive-by shooting unfolds.3 week ago
Tacoma residents rally to take back streets while drive-by shooting unfolds.
3 week ago
Training divers find pickup submerged in lake.
3 week ago
Seattle, Washington shooting at 4500 block of S Willow St: 1 injured
3 week ago
The woman, in her 20s, was shot at from a moving car near a house in the 4500 block of South Willow Street just after 2 a.m., Patrick Michaud with the Seattle Police Department says.
3 week ago
Ore. veteran detained by ICE, could be deported to South Korea.
3 week ago
Fireworks are completely banned for the first time this Fourth of July in Vancouver. It is against city ordinance to sell or set fireworks off within city limits.
3 week ago
New fire restrictions on State Fish and Wildlife lands start Friday.
4 week ago
The Yakima Herald-Republic reports 39-year-old Lena Elwell of Yakima died in the Sunday crash in Birchfield that left another driver injured.
1 month ago
The 20-year-old man deputies fatally shot in Burien last week was advancing on authorities with a pen.
Crews responded to a house fire on 128th St NW in Gig Harbor. Home is a total loss.1 month ago
Crews responded to a house fire on 128th St NW in Gig Harbor. Home is a total loss.
1 month ago
Kent, Washington shooting at 99th Ave S and S 244th St S: 1 killed