Regional News

Frank’s Pond open to fishing for juvenile anglers only


Apr 12, 2017
Effective dates: April 22 through Aug. 19, 2017. Species affected: Trout and other game fish. Location:  Frank’s Pond at the…





Every Smoke Alarm Has An Expiration Date: What’s Yours?


Sep 29, 2016
Does your home have smoke alarms? According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the answer is likely yes: NFPA…

Minimum wage in Washington to increase 6 cents in 2017


Sep 28, 2016
The Washington State Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) announced today that the state’s minimum wage will increase…

Fire danger levels decrease in parts of NE Washington


Sep 07, 2016
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced today that the fire danger rating and industrial fire…

WDFW offers free fishing while license sales are suspended


Aug 26, 2016
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is offering “free fishing” days through Tuesday while the agency’s license…

Hunting and fishing license sales suspended while state agencies investigate system vulnerability


Aug 25, 2016
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has temporarily suspended the sale of fishing and hunting licenses while…