911 service restored in Washington after statewide outage
OLYMPIA - 911 call service in Washington and Oregon was restored around 7:45 a.m. after an outage affected all of Washington state and most of Oregon Thursday morning. CenturyLink, the company that provides the 911 service, said the outage happened sometime between 1 a.m. and 1:30 a.m. when system updates failed and brought the system down.