Regional News

Drought conditions prompt fishing closures, restrictions on numerous rivers


Jul 17, 2015
State fishery managers are closing or restricting fishing on more than 30 rivers throughout Washington to help protect fish in…





Visa SNAFUs Halt Legal Worker Program


Aug 01, 2014
The Washington Farm Labor Association announced to its members today that it has cancelled all upcoming Consulate appointments…

Primary Voting Begins in Washington


Jul 16, 2014
Ten years after Washington voters adopted the Top 2 Primary system by initiative, it’s time for the 2014 edition. Check your…

State unemployment rate falls to 5.8 per


Jul 16, 2014
Washington’s job growth accelerated in June and the unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in six years, according to…

It’s time to renew: 2014 boat decals expire June 30


Jun 24, 2014
Boating season is here, and the deadline for renewing boat and watercraft registration decals is right around the corner. All…

Anglers can fish for free June 7-8


May 30, 2014
Each year, thousands of Washingtonians go fishing – legally – without a license. How? By taking advantage of ‘Free Fishing…