Regional News

Campfire restrictions reduced on national forest lands


Aug 27, 2014
The ban on campfires in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest will be partially lifted on August 27.   Starting Wednesday,…





State Supreme Court affirms Ecology approval authority for shoreline master programs

By NCBI
Aug 19, 2011
The state Supreme Court has unanimously affirmed the state - not local governments - has final approval authority for…

Dems, education leaders to sue over WA tax limits

By Associated Press
Jul 25, 2011
A dozen Democratic lawmakers are joining Washington education groups in suing to challenge the state's rules requiring a…

State's fifth wolf pack confirmed in Stevens County

By NCBI
Jul 24, 2011
Washington's fifth gray wolf pack has been confirmed in northeast Stevens County. Earlier this month, Washington…

"DO-IT-YOURSELF" REDISTRICTING KIT LETS ANYONE MAP NEW DISTRICT LINES

By NCBI
Jun 30, 2011
Drawing new boundaries for Washington's congressional and legislative districts isn't an activity reserved for…

New NW spotted owl plan out; rival bird targeted

By Associated Press
Jun 30, 2011
After two decades on the list of endangered plants and animals, the northern spotted owl is losing ground faster than…