Regional News

Senate unanimously approves Dansel bill to help taxpayers and counties


Mar 04, 2015
Today the Senate voted 47-0 to approve a measure sponsored by Sen. Brian Danselthat would give taxpayers more flexibility in…





Repair work starts July 23 on the US 395/SR20 Columbia River Bridge at Kettle Falls

By NCBI
Jul 12, 2012
The 72-year-old pavement on the Columbia River bridge near Kettle Falls is getting a long-overdue face lift, but it won't…

Judge rules tax initiative violates constitution

By Associated Press
May 30, 2012
A voter-approved initiative that requires a two-thirds majority of the Legislature to raise taxes or close tax loopholes…

State Seeks Comments about How Land Bought or Developed With State Grants May Be Used

By NCBI
May 10, 2012
The Washington Recreation and Conservation Office is seeking comment on how lands may be used if their purchase or…

Morton honored by small business group for supportive voting record

By NCBI
May 01, 2012
Sen. Bob Morton, R-Kettle Falls, was honored recently as a Guardian of Small Business for his support during the 2011-12…

September trial set over Columbia River pollution

By Associated Press
Apr 09, 2012
A federal judge has rejected efforts by a Canadian smelter to drag other companies into a legal fight over Columbia River…