Regional News

Law designed to reduce abuse of disabled parking takes effect July 1


Jun 27, 2015
Changes to the laws governing special parking privileges for persons with disabilities will take effect July 1 and are aimed at…





House passes bill to take a second look at wolf management plan


Mar 12, 2015
The House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill March 10 to require the Department of Fish and Wildlife (DFW) to review…

State Patrol Detectives Seek Witnesses to Crash Involving School Bus


Mar 11, 2015
The Washington State Patrol is investigating the March 5, 2015 fatality collision that occurred on US 97 near Orondo.  The…

Survey shows Washington wolf numbers grew by 30% in 2014


Mar 06, 2015
Washington state’s wolf population grew by more than 30 percent and formed four new packs last year, according to an annual…

Senate unanimously approves Dansel bill to help taxpayers and counties


Mar 04, 2015
Today the Senate voted 47-0 to approve a measure sponsored by Sen. Brian Danselthat would give taxpayers more flexibility in…

Hunters have until March 31 to apply for multiple-season permits


Mar 02, 2015
Deer and elk hunters have until March 31 to enter their name in a drawing for a 2015 multiple-season permit, which can greatly…