Regional News

Okanogan County limited-entry deer hunt applications due Aug. 14

Jul 15, 2020
Eighteen lucky hunters will have an opportunity to hunt for deer this fall on the 6,000- acre Charles and Mary Eder unit of the…

Spring black bear special hunt applications due Feb. 28

Feb 14, 2020
Hunters must purchase and submit their 2020 spring black bear special hunt applications by midnight on Feb. 28. Hunters who…

Maycumber bill to expand critical incident stress management programs for law enforcement passes committee

Feb 13, 2020
Under a proposal moving through the legislative process in Olympia, law enforcement officers around the state would have more…

Public comment period open for proposed cougar management guidelines, digital open house, Feb. 13

Feb 06, 2020
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public comments on proposed recommendations to the cougar…

Payroll employment expands again in December; unemployment falls to new low

Jan 22, 2020
Washington’s economy gained 10,900 jobs in December and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for December…

Case of 2019 novel coronavirus confirmed in Washington state resident

DOH Release

Jan 22, 2020
Today the Washington State Department of Health (DOH) confirmed a case of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in a Snohomish…