Regional News

Whooping cough outbreak growing in Washington


Apr 17, 2015
Whooping cough is on the rise in Washington and state health officials are urging people to get vaccinated against the disease,…





WDFW continues effort to protect sheep from wolf attacks in Stevens County


Aug 25, 2014
Personnel from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife continued their effort today to find and remove up to four wolves…

Grizzly Bear Restoration Review Process to get Underway this Fall


Aug 22, 2014
As an initial step in the decision-making process to determine whether grizzly bears should be restored to the North Cascades…

WDFW seeks comments on 2015-17 hunting season proposals


Aug 13, 2014
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking comments on proposed alternatives for 2015-17 hunting seasons, and has…

WDFW director to leave at the end of the year


Aug 12, 2014
After nearly six years at the helm, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) Director Phil Anderson has informed the…

Campfires prohibited in all state parks


Aug 12, 2014
Washington State Parks announced today that campfires in all state parks will be prohibited until further notice to help prevent…