Regional News

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…





WDFW seeks candidates for Wolf Advisory Group


Oct 15, 2014
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking candidates to serve for the next two years on the committee…

Hunting may be Impacted on National Forest Lands near Wildfires


Oct 08, 2014
With many different hunting seasons occurring it is important for hunters and other forest users to be aware of areas of the…

Details of draft fish consumption rule released


Sep 30, 2014
Washingtonians get a chance to preview proposed water quality standards for toxic chemicals that include new fish consumption…

Minimum wage will increase to $9.47 in 2015


Sep 30, 2014
Washington's minimum wage will increase 15 cents to $9.47 an hour beginning Jan. 1, 2015. The Department of Labor…

Free and Reduced-Price Meal Programs


Sep 07, 2014
Washington public schools play a vital role by providing free and reduced-price meals to all students in need. The application…