Regional News

Labor market strengthens further in May


Jun 13, 2018
Washington’s economy added 8,500 jobs in May and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for May was 4.7…





7th District legislators to hold telephone town hall meeting Jan. 23


Jan 15, 2018
Northeast Washington residents are invited to take part in a 7th Legislative District “telephone town hall meeting” on Tuesday,…

NCW STUDENTS ENCOURAGED TO APPLY STATE OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS


Jan 13, 2018
Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Washington State Opportunity Scholarship (WSOS). Students must have earned a…

Updated 2018 Withholding Tables Now Available; Taxpayers Could See Paycheck Changes by February


Jan 11, 2018
The Internal Revenue Service today released Notice 1036, which updates the income-tax withholding tables for 2018 reflecting…

Maycumber bill to help state manage forest fuel loads receives public hearing in Olympia


Jan 11, 2018
Legislation that would allow the Department of Fish and Wildlife to use best available science practices when managing state…

WDFW seeks public comments on proposed 2018-20 hunting seasons


Jan 08, 2018
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public input on proposed recommendations for the 2018-20…