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)…





Feds release plan for Columbia Basin pygmy rabbits

By Associated Press
Jan 23, 2013
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Wednesday released its final recovery plan for the endangered Columbia Basin pygmy…

Inslee: Extending expiring taxes not an increase

By Associated Press
Jan 18, 2013
Gov. Jay Inslee said Thursday that he doesn't consider the extension of temporary taxes _ as proposed by his predecessor…

State senate set to debate Washington's GET tuition program

By Associated Press
Jan 17, 2013
Until a month ago, lawmakers studying Washington's prepaid tuition program were focused on getting rid of a state policy…

Flu now 'widespread' in Washington

By Associated Press
Jan 11, 2013
The state Department of Health says the flu is now widespread in Washington, meaning it is in more than half of…

OSPI asking lawmakers to revise WA charter law

By Associated Press
Jan 09, 2013
State Schools Chief Randy Dorn has sent a letter to legislative leaders asking them to revise the charter school law to…