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.  …





Elmer City Fire Update


Jun 26, 2019
Activities: The Elmer City Fire is located approximately five miles north of Elmer City. *** Crews have accurately measured…

Unsafe toxin detected in algae blooms on Rufus Woods Lake


Jun 21, 2019
An unsafe level of a naturally occurring toxin was detected in algae blooms at Rufus Woods Lake, prompting U.S. Army Corps of…

BLM Issues Fire Restrictions Order in Eastern Washington


Jun 20, 2019
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Spokane District has issued a fire restrictions order on public lands administered by the…

Expanded Burn Restrictions, Increased Fire Danger in Parts of Eastern Washington


Jun 13, 2019
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR), in cooperation with partnering agencies, will implement the…

Keller Ferry out of service due to issues with north shore loading ramp


Jun 10, 2019
The Keller Ferry vessel, M/V Sanpoil, will be out of service until further notice due issues with the north shore loading ramp.…