Washington's minimum wage will increase to at least $9.53 an hour Jan. 1, though it would rise to $11 if I-1433 passes.
Diminished Profanity Peak pack attacks another calf, Washington wildlife managers report.
Hop growers in Washington, Oregon and Idaho are concluding another harvest while pre-harvest invento
The Washington Public Disclosure Commission has given What's Upstream until Oct. 17 to respond to al
National group representing state agriculture directors honored a Washington official for spearheading campaign to inform the public about a campaign to rid parts of Seattle of gypsy moths.
While the hunt for the Profanity Peak continues, wolves have been active elsewhere in Washington this summer.
The leaders of Greater Spokane Inc. say their priorities include building awareness and combatting regulation.
A large new winery, located near the center of Central Washington, is nearing the end of its first $10 million in development to serve its own vineyards and those of others.
Walla Walla sweet onion officials say yields were average to above average. Harvest ended in mid-August, and the Walla Walla Sweet Onion Marketing Committee will ask the 20 farmers for the amount seeded in October.
Washington State Department of Agriculture penalizes pesticide applicator $2,200 for incident that apple grower says caused $5.4 million in damages.
A new way for Washington dairies to report cow sales has been slow to catch on, disappointing the state Department of Agriculture.
Washington Public Disclosure will look into whether What's Upstream organizers should have reported its lobbying efforts to the state.
The National Hay Growers Association paid tribute its president Bob Eckenberg last week by meeting in Pasco, Wash., and touring his hay press plant 60 miles to the north in Mattawa.
Weather forecasters are backing off their prediction of a La Nina, which would favor cooler storms aimed at the Pacific Northwest. Instead, neutral oceanic conditions portend uncertainty in terms of weather throughout the West in the months ahead.