Regional News

Campfires Banned on DNR-Protected Lands Across Eastern Washington


Aug 16, 2018
As of Friday, August 17, campfires are banned on all lands protected from wildfire by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR)…





Firewise Workshop April 27 in Pateros


Apr 19, 2018
Okanogan Conservation District, in partnership with Douglas Okanogan Fire District 15, will hold a Firewise workshop on Friday…

Unemployment rate nudges upward, job growth continues


Apr 18, 2018
Washington’s economy added 3,900 jobs in March and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate increased slightly…

Hundreds of lowland lakes open April 28


Apr 18, 2018
Trout fishing in Washington reaches full speed April 28 when hundreds of lowland lakes – stocked with millions of fish – open…

Washington’s Summer Fire Rules Officially Begin Sunday


Apr 13, 2018
Even with this wet, rainy spring, Washington’s summer fire rules officially begin Sunday, April 15, as specified by state law.…

WDFW launches new Fish Washington regulations app ahead of fishing opener


Apr 10, 2018
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) debuted a new mobile app today that promises to make determining fishing…