Regional News

Lake Roosevelt to open for white sturgeon fishing


May 25, 2017
Action: Open a harvest fishery for white sturgeon in Lake Roosevelt. Species affected: White sturgeon. Locations and effective…





Forest Road Conditions Postpone Firewood Cutting Permit Sales


Mar 31, 2017
National Forests provide so much--clean air, water, jobs, food, wood, and more.  Each year, thousands of people heat their homes…

Drivers have until March 31 to remove studded tires


Mar 29, 2017
Spring is here and that means drivers in Washington have until Friday, March 31, to remove their winter studded tires. The…

Winter recreation continues, but Sno-Parks are reducing services


Mar 29, 2017
Record snow fall in the mountains this year means there’s still lots of the white stuff left for winter recreationists. But 2017…

Inslee proclaims state of emergency for 20 counties fighting flooding


Mar 21, 2017
Gov. Jay Inslee signed an emergency proclamation on Friday to free up state resources in the event of flooding or other…

Washington’s wolf population continues to grow


Mar 17, 2017
Washington state’s wolf population grew by 28 percent last year and added at least two new packs, according to an annual report…