Regional News

Fireworks Sales Dates and Times


Jun 25, 2015
Consumer firework sales across the state will begin at noon on Sunday, June 28and continue until 9:00 p.m. on July 5. State Fire…





Ecology creates certified water right examiner program

By NCBI
Nov 28, 2012
Washington Department of Ecology Director Ted Sturdevant signed an administrative rule today creating a certified water…

Washington moving forward to create recycling program for mercury lights

By NCBI
Nov 27, 2012
The Washington Department of Ecology has adopted a rule necessary to carry out the state's Mercury-Containing Lights…

Wash. unemployment rate drops to 8.2 percent

By Associated Press
Nov 16, 2012
Washington state's unemployment rate has dropped to 8.2 percent and the state netted a gain of 6,700 jobs last month,…

Washington state budget outlook predicts shortfall

By Associated Press
Nov 15, 2012
Washington state governor-elect Jay Inslee will take office in January facing a projected $900 million deficit for the…

Could You Eat on $4 a Day?

By Associated Press
Nov 13, 2012
Audrey and Connor Williams are living on a food budget of $8 a day. For both of them. The young couple has accepted the…