Regional News

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…





No "pink slime" on menu in Wash. schools

By Associated Press
Mar 15, 2012
State education officials say no schools in Washington state include a meat product known as "pink slime" on their…

Wash. creates website to report wolf sightings

By Associated Press
Mar 09, 2012
People who think they've seen a wolf, heard one howl or found other evidence of wolves in Washington have a new place to…

DNR recruiting new firefighters

By NCBI
Mar 07, 2012
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is recruiting for forest firefighter crew members and engine…

Hunters have until March 31 to apply for multiple-season permits

By NCBI
Feb 28, 2012
Deer and elk hunters have until March 31 to enter their name in a drawing for a 2012 multiple-season permit, which can…

WA Senate passes facial recognition bill for IDs

By Associated Press
Feb 15, 2012
The Washington state Senate has passed a bill to implement a facial recognition system to verify the identity of those…