Regional News

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…





WDFW extends deadline to apply for Master Hunter Advisory Group


Dec 21, 2016
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has extended the deadline to apply for membership on the department’s…

Holiday DUI Patrols Start Today


Dec 15, 2016
The Washington State Patrol along with local law enforcement agencies will have extra patrols out from December 15 to January 1…

Give the Gift of Life and Don’t Drive Impaired this Holiday Season.


Dec 14, 2016
Washington State Patrol (WSP) Troopers and other law enforcement agencies will conduct extra DUI patrols across the state this…

WDFW prepares to launch new recreational licensing system


Dec 07, 2016
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will launch a new system later this month to sell fishing and hunting…

Minimum wage climbing to $11 in 2017 as a result of November election


Dec 01, 2016
The minimum wage in Washington will increase to $11 an hour starting on Jan. 1, 2017. Since the recent election, the Department…