Microsoft shareholders approve $84 million CEO pay

Microsoft shareholders gave a lukewarm vote of approval Wednesday for CEO Satya Nadella's $84 million pay package, after an investor advisory group said the company was paying him too much.

Black Friday gun buys test background check system

Black Friday isn't just when shoppers rush to stores for holiday sales. It's also one of the busiest days of the year for gun purchases.

Local charity names new board members

A charity that dishes out millions of dollars in scholarships and grants in the region has elected new board members.

Banner survey: Northwesterners not greatest savers

Eat, drink and be merry, for tomorrow we die. Or do you prefer YOLO?

Two local wines among Wine Spectator’s top 100

A pair of local wines have been named to Wine Spectator’s top 100 list.

Agencies bemoan police camera records requests

Police in Poulsbo and Bremerton could abandon officer body cameras because their departments lack the manpower to edit all the video sought in public records requests.

Wildlife groups sue over imperiled lynx's habitat

Wildlife advocates sued the federal government Monday after it declined to designate some areas in the West as critical habitat for the imperiled Canada lynx.

Local dentist named to international honor society

A local dentist was recently inducted as a fellow of a worldwide honor society for dental practitioners.

Grand opening tonight at WWCC's restyled salon

A grand opening is set this evening for the remodeled cosmetology program salon at Walla Walla Community College.

Gesa merges with Yakima credit union

Gesa Credit Union will grow a little larger next month.