Regional News

12th District representatives holding a town hall meeting


Mar 12, 2019
Reps. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, and Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, are holding a town hall meeting on Saturday, March 23. The lawmakers…





Rural Jobs Bill Advances in House


Mar 05, 2019
Bipartisan legislation to encourage investments in rural Washington passed an important hurdle in the House of Representatives.…

March 31 is the deadline to apply for multiple-season hunt tags


Mar 01, 2019
Deer and elk hunters have until March 31 to enter their names into the drawing for a 2018 multiple-season tag, which can greatly…

Public can comment on proposed changes to suction dredging rules


Feb 26, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public comments on proposed rules that would require people to…

Truth in government bill seeks to change state agency name


Feb 22, 2019
Taxpayer advocate and state Sen. Phil Fortunato, R-Auburn, has introduced truth-in-government legislation that accurately…

Spring black bear special hunt applications due Feb. 28

WDFW Press Release


Feb 20, 2019
Hunters must purchase and submit their 2019 spring black bear special hunt applications by midnight on Feb. 28. Hunts will occur…