Regional News

Diamond Creek Fire Update July 27,


Jul 27, 2017
Diamond Creek Fire is about 18 air miles north of Mazama, Washington. Yesterday:  Continued hot and dry weather with poor…





Hawkins appointed to Washington State Arts Commission


May 25, 2017
Sen. Brad Hawkins is the newest member of the Washington State Arts Commission. He was appointed yesterday by Lt. Gov. Cyrus…

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…

SR 20/North Cascades Highway is open


May 16, 2017
With the rev of some engines and the swing of the gate, State Route 20/North Cascades Highway has reopened for 2017. Opening for…

SR 20/North Cascades Highway reopening planned for May 16


May 11, 2017
It seemed like the winter weather might never end after record rain and snow pounded the state and delayed the reopening of…

Governor signs Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber’s bill that will help local authorities with wildfire education, prevention and response


May 11, 2017
Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill today that will help local authorities with wildfire education, prevention and response – with a…