The Elections Division of the Thurston County Auditor’s Office will conduct a Logic and Accuracy test on its ballot tabulation machines on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. for the 2015 Special Election. A Logic and Accuracy test, or “L&A,” is a collection of… Read More +
Marijuana related calls to poison control centers in Washington and Colorado have spiked since the states began allowing legal sales last year, with an especially troubling increase in calls concerning young children. New year-end data show that the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center… Read More +
The 6th Annual Polar Bear Plunge on Hood Canal is coming Jan 7th! Don Minor and Judy Jacobson from the Hood Canal Lions Club joined Daybreak on Friday to tell everyone about the Plunge, and how important it is to local emergency services.
State Officials Update Lawmakers On Mega Projects - The manager for the troubled Alaskan Way Viaduct replacement project told lawmakers that even if the contractor building the tunnel were to declare bankruptcy the project could still be completed. READ MORE
Fifteen years after the Kingdome was demolished in a controlled explosion, King County is paying off the money it borrowed to make emergency repairs in 1994 to falling ceiling tiles. County finance director Dwight Dively said the bonds will be paid off in March, an early thanks to healthy hotel-motel tax revenue due in part to the boost from Seahawks playoff games.
On Saturday, January 31st, local streamside landowners will have an opportunity to attend a free workshop to learn about the impacts of invasive weeds, as well as the benefits to fish and property value from native plants.
Animal Planet’s new documentary series ‘Rugged Justice’ follows Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) police as they patrol mountains, coasts and city streets, protecting natural resources and serving the people of Washington.