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 Senate approves unemployment tax break

By Associated Press
Feb 04, 2011
Washington businesses would get a break on this year's unemployment taxes under a bill approved by the state Senate. The…

Hikes may doom prepaid tuition credits

By Associated Press
Feb 02, 2011
The prospect of big tuition hikes at state universities has Washington lawmakers considering scaling back a popular…

Bill would make radical change in teachers layoffs

By Associated Press
Jan 28, 2011
The sponsor of a bill that would make teacher effectiveness the main determining factor during layoffs says the proposal…

GRAHAM MAN ARRRESTED FOR THREATENING GOVERNOR

By NCBI
Jan 26, 2011
Detectives from the Washington State Patrol Criminal Investigative Division (CID) have arrested a Graham-area man for…

Timber industry challenges spotted owl plan

By Associated Press
Jan 26, 2011
The timber industry is challenging the legality of a new plan for saving the northern spotted owl from extinction. The…