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 unemployment rate falls to 5.8 per


Jul 16, 2014
Washington’s job growth accelerated in June and the unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in six years, according to…

It’s time to renew: 2014 boat decals expire June 30


Jun 24, 2014
Boating season is here, and the deadline for renewing boat and watercraft registration decals is right around the corner. All…

Anglers can fish for free June 7-8


May 30, 2014
Each year, thousands of Washingtonians go fishing – legally – without a license. How? By taking advantage of ‘Free Fishing…

Enrollment ends May 31 for Washington’s GET Program


May 28, 2014
Parents wanting to save for college have until midnight on May 31 to open a Washington Guaranteed Education Tuition (GET)…

State Launches New Boating App


May 22, 2014
Boaters who want to find out where to launch their boats or tie up for a weekend on the water can do so now through Washington…