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,…





Senate passes Hawkins’ bill to create ‘community forest’ pilot project


Mar 06, 2019
A bill prime-sponsored by 12th District Sen. Brad Hawkins that would help keep Nason Ridge near Lake Wenatchee accessible to the…

Rural Jobs Bill Advances in House


Mar 05, 2019
Bipartisan legislation to encourage investments in rural Washington passed an important hurdle in the House of Representatives.…

March 31 is the deadline to apply for multiple-season hunt tags


Mar 01, 2019
Deer and elk hunters have until March 31 to enter their names into the drawing for a 2018 multiple-season tag, which can greatly…

Public can comment on proposed changes to suction dredging rules


Feb 26, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public comments on proposed rules that would require people to…

Truth in government bill seeks to change state agency name


Feb 22, 2019
Taxpayer advocate and state Sen. Phil Fortunato, R-Auburn, has introduced truth-in-government legislation that accurately…