Senate panel holds hearing on providing legislators exceptions to state law.
Would create state Office of H-2A Compliance and Farm Labor; aims to increase domestic worker hiring; program to be supported by fees paid by farmers.
Washington state sheriffs call upon Second Amendment rights; opposition of gun law sparks lawsuits in Washington state; some sheriffs refuse to uphold gun control initiative
Pres. Fawn Sharp headed to Washington, D.C. this week, disaster declaration likely
Records have been damaged, but none has been lost, officials said.
The Quinault River Committee on Friday announced a closure of the 2019…
October could be designated Filipino American History Month.
Tiny homes are an affordable housing option that are difficult to zone in both urban and rural communities.
Legislation would fund previously passed bill that established low-interest loans through state.
Most sheriffs take part in movement; court challenge on measure by gun rights groups is underway.
City also proposes agreement with consultants to start dunes trail wetlands delineation
State employees could be immune to public disclosure on harassment claims; lawmakers seek privacy protection for agency employees.
Bills heard in House Civil Rights and Judiciary Committee to protect tenant rights; evictions a growing problem that disproportionately affect state’s vulnerable populations, backers say.
For months, an Aberdeen man who says he’s motivated by First Amendment…
Legislation would remove death penalty from state statute, comes after Gov. Inslee’s moratorium and Supreme Court ruling suspending death sentences.
Bill would implement two-year suicide prevention program, increases mental health promotion.
Substitute House Bill 1064, adds training requirements for law enforcement officers to de-escalate situations and expands training in the areas of mental health and first aid to help avoid the use of deadly force.
Grays Harbor County Sheriff Rick Scott has instructed his deputies to “take…
A one-car injury rollover crash on State Route 109 early Jan. 27…
Would make recommendations to Legislature this year; seeks to make to make tax system that “better serves” Washington residents.