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…





WA Senate passes facial recognition bill for IDs

By Associated Press
Feb 15, 2012
The Washington state Senate has passed a bill to implement a facial recognition system to verify the identity of those…

Record of Decision Issued for Holden Mine Remediation

By NCBI
Jan 31, 2012
The U.S. Department of Agriculture - Forest Service, in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the…

WSU license plate goes crimson

By Associated Press
Jan 24, 2012
Washington State University boosters say their special license plate already outsells plates for other universities in…

Master Hunter Permit Program will accept applications starting Jan. 1

By NCBI
Dec 21, 2011
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will accept enrollment applications for its Master Hunter Permit…

Judge takes himself off fish case

By Associated Press
Nov 25, 2011
The federal judge who has rejected three different federal government plans for balancing wild salmon against Columbia…