Regional News

Campfires Banned on DNR-Protected Lands Across Eastern Washington

Aug 16, 2018
As of Friday, August 17, campfires are banned on all lands protected from wildfire by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR)…

Treehouse to Provide Auto Insurance at No Charge Statewide for Youth in Foster Care

Mar 21, 2018
Treehouse, a nonprofit which gives youth in foster care a childhood and a future, announced the statewide launch of its latest…

Businesses will need new license endorsement to produce marijuana-infused edibles

Press Release

Mar 20, 2018
As of April 1, statutory authority to regulate the makers of marijuana edibles will be added to the administrative…

WDFW encourages hunter education to prepare for spring turkey season

Mar 20, 2018
With the spring turkey season set to begin April 15, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) urges prospective…

Washington's wolf population increases for 9th straight year

Mar 19, 2018
Washington’s wolf population continued to grow in 2017 for the ninth straight year, according to the results of an annual survey…

Appeals court agrees with AG opinion on local marijuana bans

Mar 13, 2018
A three-judge state court of appeals panel today ruled that local jurisdictions have the authority to ban marijuana sales,…