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 Continues to Top Most States in Participation and Success on Advanced Tests


Mar 27, 2019
Washington state continues to outperform the national average when it comes to students taking—and passing—Advanced Placement…

12th District representatives holding a town hall meeting


Mar 12, 2019
Reps. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, and Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, are holding a town hall meeting on Saturday, March 23. The lawmakers…

Senate passes school-safety bill, notifying schools in emergencies


Mar 07, 2019
The Washington Senate Tuesday night passed a bill enhancing school-safety programs by requiring law enforcement authorities to…

Newhouse Praises U.S. Fish and Wildlife Proposal to Delist Gray Wolf


Mar 06, 2019
Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) released the following statement after U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) announced that FWS will…

Strong payroll hiring continues into January


Mar 06, 2019
Washington’s economy added 12,300 jobs in January and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for January was…