Three federal agencies affirmed Friday that breaching four Lower Snake River dams in Eastern Washington would have high social and economic costs and require Congress to authorize it.
Growers have requested foreign workers for 28,959 seasonal jobs, the Washington Employment Security Department said Thursday. The number tops the 26,226 jobs that were available for foreign farmworkers in 2019.
Kevin Dobbins, 35, owns Dobbins Farms, based in Clark County. Under his grandfather Jerry Dobbins, the farm was known for berries, though he also grew some grass seed.
The Environmental Protection Agency defended the pesticide chlorpyrifos on Tuesday, telling a three-judge panel in San Francisco that the agen…
A female wolf in the Wedge pack was killed Monday by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, the agency said.
A farmworker’s death from COVID-19 has led to an investigation into whether workers assigned to bunk beds were properly isolated at Gebbers Fa…