Regional News

Morel Mushroom Harvesting Permits on Sale Soon


Apr 15, 2016
Permits go on sale April 18 for commercial harvesting of mushrooms from the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. Permits will be…





DNR to end staffing of volunteer-intake centers


Aug 27, 2015
After processing thousands of inquiries over the past week, coordinators from the Washington State Department of Natural…

Lynden Man Killed Tuesday in Crash West of Winthrop


Aug 26, 2015
A 22-year-old Lynden man was killed Tuesday afternoon when his car went off Highway 20 and over an embankment about 32 miles…

Fire Relief Funds and Donation Accounts North Cascades Bank


Aug 24, 2015
North Cascades Bank, Chelan, WA -  Our sincerest thoughts continue to be with the families that have been affected by the…

Commission rejects petition to rescind cougar guidelines


Aug 21, 2015
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission today voted to reject a petition by several environmental organizations to rescind a…

PCT & Harts Pass Re-open


Aug 18, 2015
The Pacific Crest Trail and Harts Pass have been re-opened. Most of the fires started by lightning on the Methow Valley Ranger…