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…





Commission will consider adoption of proposed wolf-management plan

By NCBI
Nov 22, 2011
After four years of development and extensive public review, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will consider…

This holiday season, give your family the gift of healthy food

By NCBI
Nov 16, 2011
With Thanksgiving just days away, families with young children struggling with job loss and pay cuts are finding it…

Wolf Plan Work Session Scheduled for Spokane

By NCBI
Oct 24, 2011
A Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission work session on a proposed state Wolf Conservation and Management Plan will be…

Judge allows release of R-71 petition names

By NCBI
Oct 18, 2011
U.S. District Court Judge Benjamin Settle on Monday in Tacoma lifted the injunction on the release of the names of people…

DNR to end statewide burn ban

By NCBI
Sep 29, 2011
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources announced that the statewide burn ban on DNR-protected lands will…