Regional News

Minimum wage will increase to $9.47 in 2015


Sep 30, 2014
Washington's minimum wage will increase 15 cents to $9.47 an hour beginning Jan. 1, 2015. The Department of Labor…





Meetings scheduled to discuss gray wolf recovery, management

By NCBI
Jan 08, 2013
The recovery and management of gray wolves in Washington and other western states will be the topic of three public…

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…