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…





Industrial hemp bill starts process of creating state program


Mar 31, 2016
The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) is preparing to create an industrial hemp research licensing program now…

Commission will meet to consider hunting rules for upcoming season


Mar 31, 2016
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission is scheduled to take action on proposed changes to state hunting rules for deer,…

Need More Time to File Your Taxes?


Mar 31, 2016
The April 18 tax deadline is coming up. If you need more time to file your taxes, you can get an automatic six-month extension…

Steelhead, trout fishing to close on upper Columbia River, tributaries


Mar 30, 2016
Actions: Closure of steelhead and trout fishing on the upper Columbia River including the Wenatchee, Icicle, Entiat, Okanogan,…

Washington drivers reminded to remove studded tires by March 31


Mar 24, 2016
With spring’s arrival, the Washington State Department of Transportation is reminding motorists that studded tires must be…