Regional News

Campfire restrictions reduced on national forest lands


Aug 27, 2014
The ban on campfires in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest will be partially lifted on August 27.   Starting Wednesday,…





Washington moving forward to create recycling program for mercury lights

By NCBI
Nov 27, 2012
The Washington Department of Ecology has adopted a rule necessary to carry out the state's Mercury-Containing Lights…

Wash. unemployment rate drops to 8.2 percent

By Associated Press
Nov 16, 2012
Washington state's unemployment rate has dropped to 8.2 percent and the state netted a gain of 6,700 jobs last month,…

Washington state budget outlook predicts shortfall

By Associated Press
Nov 15, 2012
Washington state governor-elect Jay Inslee will take office in January facing a projected $900 million deficit for the…

Could You Eat on $4 a Day?

By Associated Press
Nov 13, 2012
Audrey and Connor Williams are living on a food budget of $8 a day. For both of them. The young couple has accepted the…

State Wants Your Thoughts about Recreation in Washington

By NCBI
Nov 05, 2012
The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office is hosting a series of online public meetings to get people's…