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Drought conditions prompt fishing closures, restrictions on numerous rivers


Jul 17, 2015
State fishery managers are closing or restricting fishing on more than 30 rivers throughout Washington to help protect fish in…





State Patrol Detectives Seek Witnesses to Crash Involving School Bus


Mar 11, 2015
The Washington State Patrol is investigating the March 5, 2015 fatality collision that occurred on US 97 near Orondo.  The…

Survey shows Washington wolf numbers grew by 30% in 2014


Mar 06, 2015
Washington state’s wolf population grew by more than 30 percent and formed four new packs last year, according to an annual…

Senate unanimously approves Dansel bill to help taxpayers and counties


Mar 04, 2015
Today the Senate voted 47-0 to approve a measure sponsored by Sen. Brian Danselthat would give taxpayers more flexibility in…

Hunters have until March 31 to apply for multiple-season permits


Mar 02, 2015
Deer and elk hunters have until March 31 to enter their name in a drawing for a 2015 multiple-season permit, which can greatly…

Dansel bill would give local governments more flexibility in use of tax revenue


Feb 18, 2015
                                                                                      Submitted Photo A measure sponsored by…