Regional News

Whooping cough outbreak growing in Washington


Apr 17, 2015
Whooping cough is on the rise in Washington and state health officials are urging people to get vaccinated against the disease,…





Murray won't cede leadership of Senate just yet

By Associated Press
Dec 18, 2012
Democratic Sen. Ed Murray says he's not ceding his leadership position until members of a new Republican-majority caucus…

2 Dems to work with GOP to control state Senate

By Associated Press
Dec 10, 2012
Two Democrats in the Washington state Senate abandoned their caucus Monday, vowing to work with Republicans to control…

Employment Security goes after income-tax refunds to resolve debts

By NCBI
Dec 05, 2012
When is an income-tax refund not a refund? When it's intercepted by the Employment Security Department to repay wrongly…

Ecology creates certified water right examiner program

By NCBI
Nov 28, 2012
Washington Department of Ecology Director Ted Sturdevant signed an administrative rule today creating a certified water…

Washington moving forward to create recycling program for mercury lights

By NCBI
Nov 27, 2012
The Washington Department of Ecology has adopted a rule necessary to carry out the state's Mercury-Containing Lights…