Hanford, WSU aid in wave discovery
The stunning announcement that scientists have finally detected gravitational waves, the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century ago, shined a light on a research facility located on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation.
$164M in refunds for prepaid tuition
Nearly $164 million in refunds have been processed for Washington's prepaid tuition program since the state agency told people they could ask for their money back in September.
Methanol plant faces opposition
About 1,000 Tacoma-area residents attended a public hearing to oppose a proposed $1.8 billion plant at the Port of Tacoma that would convert natural gas to methanol.