Regional News

Campfires Banned in the Forest Starting August 2


Aug 01, 2018
Continuing hot, dry weather, worsening fire danger, and scarcity of firefighting resources due to current large fires burning…





Senate passes Short bill raising awareness of need for bone-marrow donors


Feb 08, 2018
The Senate has unanimously approved a bill introduced by Sen. Shelly Short that seeks to increase awareness of the need for…

Master Hunter Permit Program will accept applications through Feb. 15


Jan 30, 2018
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will accept applications for its Master Hunter Permit Program through Feb.…

Wolf poacher fined in Pend Oreille County District Court


Jan 29, 2018
A man from Liberty Lake, Washington, was fined $8,293 in Pend Oreille County District Court yesterday in a plea bargain…

Washington economy adds jobs, unemployment low


Jan 17, 2018
Washington’s economy added 6,100 jobs in December and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate came in at 4.5…

U.S. Department of Education Approves Washington’s Federal Education Plan


Jan 16, 2018
The U.S. Department of Education approved Washington’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Consolidated Plan today. Submitted on…