Regional News

Washington's wolf population increases for 9th straight year

Mar 19, 2018
Washington’s wolf population continued to grow in 2017 for the ninth straight year, according to the results of an annual survey…


Meghan Francis

Public Affairs Officer for the Colville Tribes

Aug 18, 2016
  The US District Court for the District of Eastern Washington has ruled that Teck Metals Ltd. must pay nearly $8.3 million to…

West Nile virus: Tests confirm Washington’s first death from disease in 2016

Aug 17, 2016
The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) confirmed the first death due to West Nile virus this year in Washington. A…

Washington Service Corps needs people now

Jul 28, 2016
The Washington Service Corps is looking for people who want to help the unemployed get jobs and to teach disadvantaged youths…

Methow Valley Ranger District Fire Update

Jul 27, 2016
So far this week, Forest Service firefighters responded to two small lightning caused fires ignited on the Methow Valley Ranger…

Unsafe toxin detected in algae blooms on Rufus Woods Lake

Jul 22, 2016
An unusually high level of an unsafe naturally occurring toxin was detected in algae blooms at Rufus Woods Lake, prompting U.S.…