Regional News

Morel Mushroom Harvesting Permits on Sale Soon


Apr 15, 2016
Permits go on sale April 18 for commercial harvesting of mushrooms from the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. Permits will be…





Hunters have until March 31 to apply for multiple-season permits


Mar 02, 2015
Deer and elk hunters have until March 31 to enter their name in a drawing for a 2015 multiple-season permit, which can greatly…

Dansel bill would give local governments more flexibility in use of tax revenue


Feb 18, 2015
                                                                                      Submitted Photo A measure sponsored by…

Ruby Creek wolf captured, placed in western Washington sanctuary


Feb 13, 2015
A wolf that had become habituated to humans, and could cause problems if left in the wild, was captured Wednesday by state…

Spring black bear hunt applications due Feb. 28


Feb 13, 2015
Hunters may now purchase and submit applications for a 2015 spring black bear hunting permit, applicable to specific areas of…

WDFW Wolf Advisory Group expanded from 9 to 18 members


Feb 10, 2015
Nine members have been added to the committee that advises the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) on wolf…