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,…





Studded tire deadline moved to April 25

By NCBI
Apr 13, 2011
Drivers have through April 25 to remove their studded tires. The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT)…

New legislation requires quarterly taxpayers to file and pay electronically

By NCBI
Apr 12, 2011
Businesses that file their state excise tax returns quarterly must both file and pay electronically due to new…

US attorney warns landlords against pot shops

By Associated Press
Apr 07, 2011
The U.S. attorney for Eastern Washington has warned landlords that they could face forfeiture of their properties if they…

Ecology looks to charge for water services

By Associated Press
Mar 28, 2011
Washington officials are asking lawmakers to allow them to charge higher fees to process water rights applications for…

Challenge to aid cuts worries lawmakers

By Associated Press
Mar 28, 2011
A federal judge's decision to protect a state-funded food assistance program from elimination has raised concerns among…