Regional News

Reclamation seeks comments on draft environmental assessment for recreational use at “Geezer Beach”


May 08, 2019
The Bureau of Reclamation proposes making changes to the recreational use of a portion of the Lake Roosevelt shoreline,…





Washington's wolf population increases for 10th straight year

Press Release


Apr 04, 2019
The recovery of Washington's wolf population continued in 2018 as numbers of individual wolves, packs, and successful breeding…

ATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES PROCESS FOR WASHINGTONIANS TO RECEIVE SHARE OF CRT PRICE FIXING RECOVERY


Apr 03, 2019
Attorney General Bob Ferguson today announced the process for consumers to obtain their share of a nearly $40 million recovery.…

Braun dismayed by Democrat support for property-tax hikes


Apr 03, 2019
Less than two years after legislators brought Washington’s school-funding approach into the 21st century by rebalancing state…

Short bill to ensure patients receive benefits they’re owed now in House


Mar 29, 2019
A proposal by Sen. Shelly Short to ensure access to health-care benefits is being considered by the House after receiving strong…

Washington Senate Prioritizes Health and Our Youth, Supports Legislation to Raise the Minimum Sales Age for Tobacco Products to 21


Mar 27, 2019
The Washington Senate took an important, life-saving  step forward to protect the health of our youth and our state  by passing…