Regional News

State unemployment rate falls to 5.8 per


Jul 16, 2014
Washington’s job growth accelerated in June and the unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in six years, according to…





US 2 reopened between Stevens Pass & Leavenworth

By Okanogan Country Radio News
Dec 26, 2012
Dozens of snow-laden trees slumped over the roadway since Saturday shed the excess snow on their branches, straightened,…

Court: WA Legislature failing at education funding

By Associated Press
Dec 21, 2012
The Washington Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that the state Legislature isn't making enough progress toward finding…

Murray won't cede leadership of Senate just yet

By Associated Press
Dec 18, 2012
Democratic Sen. Ed Murray says he's not ceding his leadership position until members of a new Republican-majority caucus…

2 Dems to work with GOP to control state Senate

By Associated Press
Dec 10, 2012
Two Democrats in the Washington state Senate abandoned their caucus Monday, vowing to work with Republicans to control…

Employment Security goes after income-tax refunds to resolve debts

By NCBI
Dec 05, 2012
When is an income-tax refund not a refund? When it's intercepted by the Employment Security Department to repay wrongly…