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Rep. Schrier steers a sedate weekend townhall in East Wenatchee

EAST WENATCHEE — Eighth District U.S. Rep. Kim Schrier held an easygoing town hall Saturday in East Wenatchee, with some back and forth on...

Senator Murray blocks after-birth abortion bill

WASHINGTON DC.- U.S. Sen. Patty Murray yesterday blocked a vote on a bill from pro-life Senator Ben Sasse of R-Nebraska that would stop after-birth...

Congressman Newhouse backs President Trump’s call for increased border security

You can add 4th District Congressman Dan Newhouse’s name to the list of House Republicans who back President Trump’s call for immigration reforms and...

Rossi-Schrier race brings in the most money in the nation for...

With control of the U.S. House of Representatives potentially hanging in the balance, money has been pouring into Washington’s Eighth Congressional District race between...

PRESIDENT SIGNS “EARLY ACTION” HYDRO PROVISION INTO LAW

Chelan County PUD reports in a news release that hydropower projects just got a boost from Congress with the passage Senate Bill 3021, the...

Republican Rep. Newhouse joining with Democratic Rep. Kilmer on a ‘Civility...

Republican U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse will team up with his Democratic counterpart Rep. Derek Kilmer on a Civility and Respect Tour next week, the...

Sweet Cherry growers call for equal access to tariff relief

WASHINGTON DC- Central Washington State’s Congressional delegation are calling on the Agriculture Department to provide sweet cherries equal access to the relief measures being developed...

8th District Congressional candidate talks tariffs, immigration and more

WENATCHEE- 8th District Congressional candidate Dino Rossi has been making his rounds throughout the Wenatchee Valley since announcing last year that he would seek the...

WA State Becomes First To Set Up Net Neutrality Requirements

OLYMPIA- Washington became the first state Monday to set up its own net-neutrality requirements after U.S. regulators repealed Obama-era rules that banned internet providers from...

Local marijuana business weighs in on AG Sessions mandate

NCW- The United States Justice department rescinded the Obama administrations existing stance on legalized Marijuana on Jan. 4. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been known for...