Regional News

Campfire restrictions reduced on national forest lands


Aug 27, 2014
The ban on campfires in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest will be partially lifted on August 27.   Starting Wednesday,…





Parlette joins in strong bipartisan vote for Senate budget proposal


Mar 02, 2014
Sen. Linda Evans Parlette said Thursday’s 41-8 vote for the Senate supplemental budget is proof that a shared-governing approach…

Plenty of good reasons to renew fishing and hunting licenses soon


Feb 28, 2014
Spring chinook salmon are moving into the lower Columbia River, several eastside lakes open for trout fishing March 1, and…

Two of Rep. Hawkins’ bills advance through Senate committee


Feb 28, 2014
Two bills sponsored by Rep. Brad Hawkins, R-East Wenatchee, are moving forward in the Washington State Senate. House Bill 2105,…

Inslee’s unilateral death-penalty decree ignores victims’ families


Feb 27, 2014
In the hour prior to a public hearing on Senate Bill 6566 Wednesday, Sen. Steve O’Ban again called for Gov. Jay Inslee to reach…

Commission to take public comments on hunting proposals at Moses Lake meeting


Feb 27, 2014
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will accept comments on proposed changes to state hunting rules for deer, elk, moose…