Regional News

Labor market strengthens further in May


Jun 13, 2018
Washington’s economy added 8,500 jobs in May and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for May was 4.7…





New legislation requires quarterly taxpayers to file and pay electronically

By NCBI
Apr 12, 2011
Businesses that file their state excise tax returns quarterly must both file and pay electronically due to new…

US attorney warns landlords against pot shops

By Associated Press
Apr 07, 2011
The U.S. attorney for Eastern Washington has warned landlords that they could face forfeiture of their properties if they…

Ecology looks to charge for water services

By Associated Press
Mar 28, 2011
Washington officials are asking lawmakers to allow them to charge higher fees to process water rights applications for…

Challenge to aid cuts worries lawmakers

By Associated Press
Mar 28, 2011
A federal judge's decision to protect a state-funded food assistance program from elimination has raised concerns among…

May be another record year for WA prepaid tuition

By Associated Press
Mar 25, 2011
Washington parents and grandparents have one week left to join the state's prepaid tuition program before prices go up…