Regional News

Morel Mushroom Harvesting Permits on Sale Soon


Apr 15, 2016
Permits go on sale April 18 for commercial harvesting of mushrooms from the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. Permits will be…





WDFW seeks public comments on proposed 2015-17 hunting seasons


Feb 09, 2015
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public input on proposed recommendations for the 2015-17…

Apply for Forest Service Temporary Jobs


Jan 31, 2015
Applications for many temporary summer jobs on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest must be submitted through USAJOBS February…

Wenatchee River Salmon Festival Scholarship Applications now being accepted


Jan 21, 2015
Do you know of an aspiring biologist who would benefit from a $1500 scholarship for tuition from an accredited college or…

Kretz and Short get to work as 2015 legislative session begins in Olympia


Jan 16, 2015
In an unprecedented move, at least as far back as any "old-timers" in the Washington State Legislature can remember, the 7th…

Dansel Sworn in to Four-Year Term


Jan 13, 2015
Yesterday, Sen. Brian Dansel was sworn in to serve a full, four-year term as State Senator for the 7th Legislative District.…