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…





Frank’s Pond open to fishing for juvenile anglers only


Apr 12, 2017
Effective dates: April 22 through Aug. 19, 2017. Species affected: Trout and other game fish. Location:  Frank’s Pond at the…

Maycumber legislation seeks to level playing field for state’s manufacturers and producers


Apr 05, 2017
Bipartisan legislation introduced last week by Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, seeks to help local manufacturers and…

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…