Regional News

Enrollment ends May 31 for Washington’s prepaid college savings plan


May 05, 2021
The GET program’s 2020-2021 enrollment period comes to a close on May 31. Washington families still have time to start saving…





Governor signs Hawkins’ utility wildfire bill


May 05, 2021
A proposal introduced by 12th District Sen. Brad Hawkins to implement recommendations of a key electric utilities wildfire group…

Enrollment ends May 31 for Washington’s prepaid college savings plan


May 05, 2021
The GET program’s 2020-2021 enrollment period comes to a close on May 31. Washington families still have time to start saving…

Maycumber’s bill to help shift toward community policing signed into law by governor


Apr 29, 2021
The 2021 legislative session ended on Sunday, April 25. Prior to the final gavel falling on the mostly remote proceedings,…

Commissioner Franz Urges Residents, Recreationists to ‘Play it Safe’ this Wildfire Season

News Release


Apr 23, 2021
Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz is encouraging residents to play it safe when it comes to human-caused wildfires.  …

Spring clearing of SR 20 North Cascades Highway starts April 5


Mar 29, 2021
A telltale sign of spring in the Pacific Northwest is the clearing of State Route 20 North Cascades Highway between the Methow…