A bill co-sponsored by Sen. Jim Honeyford, R-Sunnyside, would allow trucks carrying agriculture produce some leeway in load weight.
Compensation, teacher shortage, educational opportunity gap and school districts’ operating levies are all on the Legislature’s agenda this session as the state Supreme Court’s McCleary mandate — along with the court’s $100,000 per day contempt citation — loom over.
Hundreds of firearms enthusiasts expected on the Capitol campus tomorrow morning
Hundreds of gun-rights enthusiasts are expected Friday morning on the Capitol campus for the Rally for Our Rights.
Foreign policy shortcomings are evident in President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address.
Seattle’s first Latina council member
Serving the residents of Seattle, drawing upon her experiences as the daughter of immigrants, one Grandview graduate is hoping to make a difference as the city’s first elected Latina council member.
Congressman Dan Newhouse of Sunnyside announced Wednesday his vote in support of H.R. 3762, which would repeal major portions of Obamacare and prohibit federal funding for Planned Parenthood.
State lawmakers today have another item for their to-do list as Gov. Jay Inslee yesterday signed an executive order to curb gun crime and suicide.
Congressman Dan Newhouse said this morning he will oppose any unilateral gun sales measures issued by the White House.
Yakima Valley lawmakers are less than enthusiastic about Gov. Jay Inslee’s budget proposal for 2016.
Water, education, aiding the economy in rural communities and taxation are among Lower Valley legislators’ priorities as they prepare to start a new session in Olympia one month from today.
Budget, Bonnieview Road also on Tuesday's agenda
Council to also review tourism promotion services
A Grant County resident found an 105mm artillery shell at a salvage business.
Last week Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen hinted that the Federal Reserve Board will increase interest rates at the board’s December meeting.
Sewell leads in port race
The mayoral, city council and port commissioner races are still too close to call.