The second phase of the Yelm Loop project, slated to connect 170th Street to State Route 510 with 3 miles of road and roundabouts, has not been affected by the passage of Initiative 976.
Legislation proposed by 19th District State Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, would increase cooperation between city, county and state jurisdictions on federal immigration enforcement efforts, according to a press release from Washington House Republicans.
The bleachers were packed and the competition was stiff Saturday in Rainier for the annual Sgt. Justin Norton Memorial Wrestling Tournament. But the excitement and talented pool of wrestlers from throughout the state didn’t faze Rainier senior Brody Klein as he tore through the 160-pound bra…
Earlier this week the WDFW gave the go-ahead to a six-day coastal razor clam dig that’s set to start on Tuesday, Jan. 21. Those digs were approved following marine toxin testing that confirmed the clams are safe for human consumption.
Two state Senators and three new House of Representatives members were welcomed into their newly appointed positions for the 2020 legislative session in Washington this week.
OLYMPIA - On what turned out to be a cold and rainy day, nearly 150 people from across Washington gathered Jan. 17 on the state Capitol steps in support of their right to bear arms.
In an attempt to reduce plastic pollution, a bill banning retailers from handing out free single-use plastic bags in the state of Washington is moving in the Legislature.
Democrats in the state Legislature are backing bills aimed at reducing carbon emissions and pollutants put into the atmosphere by transportation fuels with the goal of achieving a 95 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from 1990 levels by the year 2050.
Jonathan Stringer, the 24-year-old Chehalis man who died Jan. 9 when a trench collapsed at the Skookumchuck Wind Project outside of Rainier, was a young father who attempted to save the life of another coworker, according to information on a crowdfunding website aimed at raising money for th…
Hundreds of positions available across Washington as seasonal park aides for the 2020 season with the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission.