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Ban on plastic bags has been approved by Legislature

A ban on single-use plastic bags at retail outlets and restaurants is close to becoming law in Washington after the measure was...

Apple license plate passed by Legislature and now awaits governor’s signature

A bill to offer Washington drivers an apple-themed license plate cleared its final legislative hurdle Friday and now awaits Gov. Jay...

Comprehensive sex ed for grades K-12 approved by House after lengthy...

The state House approved a controversial bill early this morning requiring school districts to offer comprehensive sex education to all public-school students, grades kindergarten through...

Mandatory K-12 sex education clears a key hurdle on its way...

A controversial bill to require comprehensive sex education for all students - kindergarten through 12th grade - in Washington state was narrowly approved by...

Sex education bill in Legislature gets little support in 12th District

Already approved by the Senate, a comprehensive sex education bill in the Washington Legislature is finding little support in 12th District of North Central...

2020 will bring with it a bunch of new laws for...

When the new year rings in next Wednesday it will bring with it a host of new laws in Washington state.

Hawkins wants Washington to offer an apple-themed license plate

State Sen. Brad Hawkins thinks it’s about time Washington had an apple-themed license plate. The 12th District legislator...

The start of the new year will bring new laws for...

Thanks to a bill passed by the Washington Legislature this year, there are big changes coming to how you must secure kids in...

Chelan and Douglas county voters are taking their time returning their...

Ballots for the Nov. 5 election are being returned at a snail’s pace according to Chelan County Auditor Skip Moore.

Washington’s effort to make Daylight Saving Time year-round still falling short

This year, the Washington state Legislature overwhelmingly approved year-round Daylight Saving Time. The bill then was signed by Governor...