Regional News

Grizzly Bear Restoration Review Process to get Underway this Fall


Aug 22, 2014
As an initial step in the decision-making process to determine whether grizzly bears should be restored to the North Cascades…





Summer burn ban to take place on all DNR-protected lands

By NCBI
May 18, 2011
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources has announced there will be a statewide burn ban on all…

WA Senate eyes tuition for Running Start students

By Associated Press
May 05, 2011
Washington state lawmakers are pushing a plan to get high school students who enroll in college courses to pay some…

Bath salt products banned in WA

By NCBI
Apr 20, 2011
The state Board of Pharmacy has filed emergency rules intended to slow the rising use of so-called "bath salts" as…

Studded tire deadline moved to April 25

By NCBI
Apr 13, 2011
Drivers have through April 25 to remove their studded tires. The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT)…

New legislation requires quarterly taxpayers to file and pay electronically

By NCBI
Apr 12, 2011
Businesses that file their state excise tax returns quarterly must both file and pay electronically due to new…