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…





State Wants Your Thoughts about Recreation in Washington

By NCBI
Nov 05, 2012
The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office is hosting a series of online public meetings to get people's…

Washington Legislature to examine killing wolves

By Associated Press
Nov 02, 2012
A key state lawmaker says he'll hold a hearing on the state Fish and Wildlife Department's decision to kill a pack of…

Studded tires OK on Washington highways Nov. 1

By Associated Press
Oct 31, 2012
Studded tires are legal again on Washington state highways starting Thursday, as winter travel laws take effect Nov. 1.…

Some driver and vehicle fees increasing in October

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Sep 12, 2012
Several fees related to driver and vehicle licensing charged by the Department of Licensing will increase on October 1.…

Ex-lawmakers want to eliminate surplus accounts

By Associated Press
Sep 04, 2012
Two former members of the state Legislature said Tuesday it is time for lawmakers to eliminate campaign surplus accounts,…