Regional News

Wolverine Fire Grows to Nearly 16,000 Acres


Aug 02, 2015
The Wolverine Fire, burning on the west shore of Lake Chelan, made significant growth over a 24 hour period.  A Saturday night…





Court: WA Legislature failing at education funding

By Associated Press
Dec 21, 2012
The Washington Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that the state Legislature isn't making enough progress toward finding…

Murray won't cede leadership of Senate just yet

By Associated Press
Dec 18, 2012
Democratic Sen. Ed Murray says he's not ceding his leadership position until members of a new Republican-majority caucus…

2 Dems to work with GOP to control state Senate

By Associated Press
Dec 10, 2012
Two Democrats in the Washington state Senate abandoned their caucus Monday, vowing to work with Republicans to control…

Employment Security goes after income-tax refunds to resolve debts

By NCBI
Dec 05, 2012
When is an income-tax refund not a refund? When it's intercepted by the Employment Security Department to repay wrongly…

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…