Initiatives to bring new businesses and jobs to rural areas can take many forms – including public and private entities working together towards a shared goal. A vision 15 years in the making by Chelan County developers is finally complete. …Read More
Drought-like conditions are something we’ve come to expect during the summer in eastern Washington.
But Governor Inslee’s recent expansion of a drought declaration includes local watersheds and a good potion of western Washington, as Marcus Bellissimo reports. …Read More
This year’s legislative session wrapped April 28 in Olympia, with state lawmakers committing to a 100 percent carbon-free electricity grid by 2045. Governor Inslee is signing the measure into law today, as Eric Tegethoff reports.…Read More
The State Legislature adjourned its 105-day legislative session after sending Gov. Jay Inslee a new two-year state budget and several revenue bills that pay for increased funding to programs ranging from special education to mental health, as well as a …Read More
With three weeks left in this year’s legislative session, it’s crunch time for budgets and when the Governor starts signing bills passed by both the House and Senate.
A recent bill signing seeks to save lives, supporters say. Washington now …Read More
Initiative 940 was originally filed in May of 2017. After many revisions, this week it became law, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
Today Hawkins talks about the start of the session yesterday and swearing in new members. With Gov. Jay …Read More
Health care, mental health, transportation and affordable housing – just some of the issues that lawmakers will be facing during the 2019 legislative session, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.
The 105-day session begins today. For the first time in years, lawmakers …Read More
Health care is an issue for all Washingtonians. A new plan to be introduced at the start of the legislative session seeks coverage for all.
KOHO’s Marcus Bellissimo reports Gov. Jay Inslee is proposing a public health insurance option for …Read More
Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett was recently appointed by Governor Jay Inslee to the Board of Commissioners of the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission. Burnett said the Board develops and implements training standards and programs designed to upgrade criminal …Read More