Regional News

Labor market strengthens further in May


Jun 13, 2018
Washington’s economy added 8,500 jobs in May and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for May was 4.7…





Timber industry challenges spotted owl plan

By Associated Press
Jan 26, 2011
The timber industry is challenging the legality of a new plan for saving the northern spotted owl from extinction. The…

New initiative proposal to legalize pot in Wash.

By Associated Press
Jan 26, 2011
Marijuana activists are again trying to legalize the drug in Washington state through a ballot measure. Douglas Hiatt,…

GRAHAM MAN ARRRESTED FOR THREATENING GOVERNOR

By NCBI
Jan 26, 2011
Detectives from the Washington State Patrol Criminal Investigative Division (CID) have arrested a Graham-area man for…

Cantwell: Make sales tax deduction permanent

By Associated Press
Jan 25, 2011
U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell of Washington has introduced a bill that would make the sales tax deduction permanent on…

WA foster parents sue state in federal court

By Associated Press
Jan 20, 2011
A Washington foster parents group has filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court, saying the state has a low reimbursement…