Regional News

Campfire restrictions reduced on national forest lands


Aug 27, 2014
The ban on campfires in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest will be partially lifted on August 27.   Starting Wednesday,…





Campfires prohibited in all state parks


Aug 12, 2014
Washington State Parks announced today that campfires in all state parks will be prohibited until further notice to help prevent…

Despite Wildfires and Closures, Much of the Forest Is Still Open


Aug 10, 2014
Even though some wildfires remain uncontrolled and several area closures are in effect for public safety, large areas of the…

Preparing for Rainfall Events


Aug 08, 2014
The recent wildfires on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest changed the watersheds within the burned areas and increased…

Visa SNAFUs Halt Legal Worker Program


Aug 01, 2014
The Washington Farm Labor Association announced to its members today that it has cancelled all upcoming Consulate appointments…

Primary Voting Begins in Washington


Jul 16, 2014
Ten years after Washington voters adopted the Top 2 Primary system by initiative, it’s time for the 2014 edition. Check your…