Regional News

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…





State unemployment rate falls again


Nov 14, 2018
Washington’s economy added 12,400 jobs in October and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for October was…

WDFW director authorizes removing wolves from 2 packs preying on cattle


Nov 08, 2018
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) Director Kelly Susewind today authorized the use of lethal measures to remove…

Sno-Park permits go on sale Nov. 1


Oct 30, 2018
The Washington State Parks Winter Recreation Program reminds winter recreation enthusiasts that Sno-Park permits will be…

Public-private safe prescribing initiative results in significant reductions of Medicaid opioid prescriptions


Oct 17, 2018
OLYMPIA – A public-private safe prescribing initiative launched in late 2017, called Better Prescribing, Better Treatment, has…

Reclamation awards $4.5 million contract for stoplogs at Grand Coulee Dam


Oct 16, 2018
The Bureau of Reclamation awarded a $4,494,290 contract on September 18 to Brooklyn Iron Works, Inc., a small business from…