Regional News

Whooping cough outbreak growing in Washington


Apr 17, 2015
Whooping cough is on the rise in Washington and state health officials are urging people to get vaccinated against the disease,…





Deadline to apply for special hunt permits is May 22


Apr 25, 2014
Hunters have through May 22 to apply for special hunting permits for fall deer, elk, mountain goat, moose, bighorn sheep, and…

Governor’s Office seeking nominations for new performance measures coordinating committee


Apr 24, 2014
The Governor’s Office is seeking nominations for a stakeholder committee that will consider and recommend statewide standards…

WDFW stocking trout and kokanee for April 26 lowland lakes opener


Apr 15, 2014
Washington’s biggest fishing day of the year – the lowland lakes trout opener – is Saturday, April 26, and state fish hatchery…

Wildfire season officially begins April 15


Apr 08, 2014
Wildfire season officially begins April 15, as specified by state law, and already the Washington State Department of Natural…

Condotta legislation modifying appeal penalties with Department of Labor and Industries signed by the governor


Apr 04, 2014
The governor has signed House Bill 2146, which modifies the appeal bond amount for appeals of penalties to the Department of…