Regional News

Prepare now for winter snow and ice


Oct 23, 2019
With winter fast approaching, now is the time for travelers to make sure they’re prepared for driving in inclement weather.  …





WDFW to open application period for Master Hunter Permit Program


Jul 25, 2019
Washington’s Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is inviting new applicants to join the ranks of 1,650 certified master…

State Invests $25 Million in Removing Barriers to Migrating Fish


Jul 25, 2019
Migrating fish soon will have access to more than 82 miles of streams in Washington, thanks to $25 million in grants from…

Free MMR Vaccine Now Available for Child Care Workers


Jul 25, 2019
The Department of Health is collaborating with Safeway Inc. and Albertsons Companies LLC and with the Department of Children,…

Lake Roosevelt white sturgeon fishery to open Sept. 1


Jul 23, 2019
Lake Roosevelt white sturgeon fishery to open Sept. 1 upstream of China Bend boat ramp   Action: Open additional harvest…

State adds 6,000 jobs in June, unemployment rate holds steady


Jul 17, 2019
Washington’s economy gained 6,000 jobs in June and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for June was…