Regional News

WDFW seeks nominations to advisory group on implementation of state’s Hydraulic Code


Nov 18, 2014
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking nominations to a citizen group responsible for advising the department…





Feds release plan for Columbia Basin pygmy rabbits

By Associated Press
Jan 23, 2013
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Wednesday released its final recovery plan for the endangered Columbia Basin pygmy…

Inslee: Extending expiring taxes not an increase

By Associated Press
Jan 18, 2013
Gov. Jay Inslee said Thursday that he doesn't consider the extension of temporary taxes _ as proposed by his predecessor…

State senate set to debate Washington's GET tuition program

By Associated Press
Jan 17, 2013
Until a month ago, lawmakers studying Washington's prepaid tuition program were focused on getting rid of a state policy…

Flu now 'widespread' in Washington

By Associated Press
Jan 11, 2013
The state Department of Health says the flu is now widespread in Washington, meaning it is in more than half of…

OSPI asking lawmakers to revise WA charter law

By Associated Press
Jan 09, 2013
State Schools Chief Randy Dorn has sent a letter to legislative leaders asking them to revise the charter school law to…