Regional News

Chelan County judge agrees with Attorney General’s opinion, holds that local governments can ban marijuana businesses


Oct 17, 2014
A second superior court judge today agreed with an opinion issued by the Attorney General’s Office last year, concluding that…





WA bill would charge perpetual students more

By Associated Press
Mar 17, 2011
College students who stay in school even though they have enough credits to graduate would pay more for tuition under a…

Morton's bill to protect members of a homeowners' association passes Senate

By NCBI
Mar 17, 2011
The Senate has approved a measure sponsored by Sen. Bob Morton, R-Kettle Falls, which gives additional protections to…

Gov signs bill to end Canadian sales tax exemption

By Associated Press
Mar 15, 2011
Gov. Chris Gregoire has signed a bill to end a sales tax exemption for Canadian shoppers visiting Washington. The bill…

WA unemployment rate dips to 9.1 percent in Feb.

By Associated Press
Mar 15, 2011
State officials say Washington added a net gain of 800 nonagricultural jobs in February and the unemployment rate dipped…

WA bill recognizes out-of-state same-sex marriages

By Associated Press
Mar 05, 2011
State House lawmakers voted 58-39 Friday night to approve a bill to recognize same-sex marriages from out of state as…