Regional News

DNR to Hire 550 Seasonal Firefighters


Nov 27, 2018
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has begun recruiting for 550 temporary firefighters to serve during…





WDFW plans to take lethal action to change wolf pack’s behavior


Jul 20, 2017
State wildlife managers plan to remove members of a wolf pack that has repeatedly preyed on livestock in Stevens County since…

WDFW restricts fires and other activities on eastern Washington lands


Jun 28, 2017
The arrival of hot, dry weather has prompted the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) to restrict fires and other…

No fireworks on National Forests


Jun 26, 2017
As the Fourth of July approaches, fire officials want to remind forest visitors that fireworks are illegal in the…

U.S. MARSHALS TELEPHONE SCAMS ALERT


Jun 22, 2017
The U.S. Marshals Service is warning the public of several nationwide telephone scams involving individuals claiming to be U.S.…

Fire danger increases in Eastern Washington ahead of dry cold front


Jun 20, 2017
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced today that a dry cold front will pass through Tuesday…