- Sen. Cantwell's bill aims to address water issues in Yakima Updated: Jul-01-15 7:02 pm
YAKIMA, Washington - U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell has introduced legislation aimed at ensuring a reliable supply of water for farmers, municipalities, fish, tribes and others in the Yakima River Basin.
- Legislative all-nighter: 'Nasty things slip through' Updated: Jul-01-15 4:37 pm
SEATTLE - When lawmakers race to pass budgets and bills by working into the early morning hours, as they did Tuesday and Wednesday, advocates of open government say they are working in the dark in more ways than one.
- Seattle mayor, Gov. Jay Inslee hail gay marriage ruling Updated: Jun-26-15 2:26 pm
SEATTLE - When he was a young gay man, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray said the idea that he could someday get married seemed a far-fetched notion.
- State officials celebrate Supreme Court health care decision Updated: Jun-25-15 3:29 pm
SEATTLE - Washington state officials are celebrating the U.S. Supreme Court's decision Thursday on the federal health care reform law, even though it doesn't appear to directly affect the Washington exchange.
- Condolences flood into Pullman after Elson Floyd's death Updated: Jun-20-15 8:01 pm
PULLMAN, Washington - Reaction to the death Saturday of Washington State University President Elson Floyd:
- Washington State President Elson Floyd dies at 59 Updated: Jun-20-15 5:28 pm
PULLMAN, Washington - Elson Floyd, president of Washington State University, has died at 59 of complications from colon cancer.