Regional News

Drought conditions prompt fishing closures, restrictions on numerous rivers


Jul 17, 2015
State fishery managers are closing or restricting fishing on more than 30 rivers throughout Washington to help protect fish in…





Chelan County judge agrees with Attorney General’s opinion, holds that local governments can ban marijuana businesses


Oct 17, 2014
A second superior court judge today agreed with an opinion issued by the Attorney General’s Office last year, concluding that…

Public can comment on new draft of proposed Game Management Plan


Oct 17, 2014
A new version of the draft 2015-21 Game Management Plan for Washington state will be available for public comment for one month,…

WDFW seeks candidates for Wolf Advisory Group


Oct 15, 2014
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking candidates to serve for the next two years on the committee…

Hunting may be Impacted on National Forest Lands near Wildfires


Oct 08, 2014
With many different hunting seasons occurring it is important for hunters and other forest users to be aware of areas of the…

Details of draft fish consumption rule released


Sep 30, 2014
Washingtonians get a chance to preview proposed water quality standards for toxic chemicals that include new fish consumption…