Regional News

Campfires Banned on DNR-Protected Lands Across Eastern Washington


Aug 16, 2018
As of Friday, August 17, campfires are banned on all lands protected from wildfire by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR)…





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…

7th District legislators to hold telephone town hall meeting Jan. 23


Jan 15, 2018
Northeast Washington residents are invited to take part in a 7th Legislative District “telephone town hall meeting” on Tuesday,…

NCW STUDENTS ENCOURAGED TO APPLY STATE OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS


Jan 13, 2018
Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Washington State Opportunity Scholarship (WSOS). Students must have earned a…