Regional News

Lake Roosevelt to open for white sturgeon fishing


May 25, 2017
Action: Open a harvest fishery for white sturgeon in Lake Roosevelt. Species affected: White sturgeon. Locations and effective…





Dr. Brian Joseph appointed new state veterinarian at WSDA


Oct 31, 2016
The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) has selected a veterinarian with 40 years of experience in veterinary…

Prepare now for winter weather, snowy conditions


Oct 27, 2016
With winter on the way, now is the perfect time to start preparing before the snow starts to fly. The Washington State…

WDFW lifts fire restrictions on most lands east of the Cascades


Oct 03, 2016
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has lifted restrictions on most department-managed lands in eastern…

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…