Regional News

State Board of Health passes emergency ban on flavored vapor products


Oct 10, 2019
Today the Washington State Board of Health passed an emergency rule banning the sale of flavored vapor products or any products…





Public health officials report the first case of severe lung disease related to vaping products in Washington


Sep 11, 2019
Washington State Department of Health (DOH) officials are reporting the first confirmed case of a severe lung disease linked…

Non-lethal wolf deterrence grants announced


Sep 11, 2019
The Northeast Washington Wolf Livestock Grant Board awarded grants for non-lethal wolf deterrence projects to a cattle producers…

Hiring for Temporary Jobs with the Forest Service


Sep 05, 2019
The USDA Forest Service is hiring for temporary or seasonal jobs across the nation. Temporary positions with the USDA Forest…

Almost 9 in 10 Washington’s kindergarteners fully immunized for school


Sep 04, 2019
Student immunization coverage held steady, according to data released today by the Washington State Department of Health. As of…

WDFW cancels in-person open houses on wolf post-recovery plan and will schedule online, interactive webinars this fall


Aug 28, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is canceling a series of in-person wolf post-recovery planning open houses…