Regional News

Drought conditions prompt fishing closures, restrictions on numerous rivers


Jul 17, 2015
State fishery managers are closing or restricting fishing on more than 30 rivers throughout Washington to help protect fish in…





Wildfire season begins today


Apr 15, 2015
Wildfire season officially begins April 15, as specified by state law, and already the Washington State Department of Natural…

Morel Mushroom Harvesting Permits on Sale Soon


Apr 07, 2015
Mushroom harvesting permits go on sale April 20 for commercial harvesting of mushrooms from the Okanogan-Wenatchee National…

DNR offering wildfire preparation info for communities


Apr 06, 2015
With conditions ripe for another active season of wildfires, the Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has…

NORTH CASCADES BANK OFFERS FINANCIAL EDUCATION INITIATIVE FOR ADULT LEARNERS


Apr 01, 2015
North Cascades Bank today announced a new initiative to bring financial education to adult learners. This innovative online…

Hover announces he is leaving WSDA


Mar 31, 2015
Director Bud Hover announced Monday he is leaving the Washington State Department of Agriculture  to return to his farm in…