Regional News

SR 20 North Cascades Highway is open for 2018

Press Release

May 11, 2018
With the creak of metal and a push from longtime opening day attendees, the gates on the seasonal stretch of State Route 20’s…

Washington minimum wage increase takes effect Jan. 1, 2015

Dec 30, 2014
Washington's new, higher minimum wage takes effect Jan. 1, 2015. The 15-cent increase to $9.47 was announced by the Department…

WDFW extends deadline to apply for Master Hunter Advisory Group

Dec 18, 2014
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has extended the deadline to apply for membership on the department’s Master…

Forest Supervisor Mike Balboni to Retire

Dec 17, 2014
Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest Supervisor Mike Balboni has announced his plans to retire on January 3, 2015, from the Forest…

Sen. Brian Dansel Appointed Vice Chair of Key Senate Committees

Dec 12, 2014
On Tuesday evening the Majority Coalition Caucus announced the appointment of Sen. Brian Dansel, R-Republic, as Vice Chair of…

Shortened Timeframe to Apply for Forest Service Summer Jobs

Dec 05, 2014
US Forest Service managers have implemented a new centralized hiring process for temporary or seasonal jobs in national forests…