Regional News

Fire danger increases in Eastern Washington ahead of dry cold front


Jun 20, 2017
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced today that a dry cold front will pass through Tuesday…





WDFW prepares to launch new recreational licensing system


Dec 07, 2016
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will launch a new system later this month to sell fishing and hunting…

Minimum wage climbing to $11 in 2017 as a result of November election


Dec 01, 2016
The minimum wage in Washington will increase to $11 an hour starting on Jan. 1, 2017. Since the recent election, the Department…

NORAD is ready to track Santa’s flight


Nov 30, 2016
The North American Aerospace Defense Command is celebrating the 61st Anniversary of tracking Santa’s yuletide journey!  The…

DOUGLAS COUNTY TREASURER TO HOLD ITS FIRST-EVER ONLINE AUCTION FOR TAX-DEFAULTED PROPERTIES VIA BID4ASSETS.COM


Nov 23, 2016
For the first time ever, The Treasurer’s Office of the County of Douglas will hold an online auction for tax-defaulted…

Frank's Pond at Beebe Springs Wildlife Area to open for “Black Friday” fishing day


Nov 22, 2016
Action: Open Franks Pond the Friday after Thanksgiving for juvenile fishing (less than 15 years of age). Effective dates: Nov.…