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Hard-fought Hirst compromise reached for rural Washington


Jan 19, 2018
After nearly a year of negotiations, Sen. Judy Warnick, former chair of the Senate’s water-related committee and lead negotiator…





Omak to end Late-Start Mondays; Add Early Release Days

By NCBI
Oct 06, 2011
In order to meet the new legislative changes regarding the counting of Kindergarten Class instructional time, the Omak…

Monday is key registration deadline for November election

By NCBI
Oct 06, 2011
Time is running out if you want to register to vote in Washington's General Election. Monday, Oct. 10, is the last day…

Groups seek to delist wolves in Eastern Wash.

By Associated Press
Oct 06, 2011
Two groups have filed a petition with the Washington state Department of Fish and Wildlife to strip endangered species…

WA minimum wage likely going over $9 hour

By Associated Press
Sep 30, 2011
Washington's minimum wage for next year will likely climb to over $9 an hour when the figure is announced Friday by the…

Master Gardener Volunteer Training Offered

By NCBI
Sep 29, 2011
WSU Extension Master Gardeners need you! WSU trains local Master Gardener Volunteers to provide public education to the…