Regional News

Commissioner Franz Urges Residents, Recreationists to ‘Play it Safe’ this Wildfire Season

News Release


Apr 23, 2021
Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz is encouraging residents to play it safe when it comes to human-caused wildfires.  …





WDFW seeks public comments on proposed hunting contest rule changes


Jun 17, 2020
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public comments on proposed recommendations for hunting contest…

Washington families get help to buy food during school closures


Jun 10, 2020
Because schools have been closed due to COVID-19, families in Washington state will soon have food benefits available to them to…

WDFW invites public comment on target shooting rule update


May 21, 2020
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) invites the public to submit written comment on a proposed target shooting…

Special hunt permit application deadline extended to May 21


May 12, 2020
Hunters can now submit special hunt applications through midnight Thursday, May 21 for deer, elk, mountain goat, moose, bighorn…

WVC commencement ceremonies moved online, spring classes remain online


Apr 30, 2020
Wenatchee Valley College commencement ceremonies for both campuses will take place online. College leadership, in partnership…