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State Senate again approves a ban on single-use plastic bags

First week of session has brought a dizzying array of bills The Washington state Senate on Wednesday voted...

Daylight Saving bill heads to the Senate

Hopefully you remembered to turn your clocks ahead one hour over the weekend for Daylight Saving Time. On...

Proposed bill could ban studded tires in Washington State

Studded tires would be banned starting in the year 2025 under a bill unveiled this week in the Washington State Legislature. The measure has...

Wolf Sanctuary on Bainbridge Island?

OLYMPIA, WA.-An Eastern Washington lawmaker has unveiled legislation that would create a wolf sanctuary on Bainbridge Island. Steve Hair reports . . 7th District Representative...

Bill proposes permanent Daylight Saving Time in WA

A bill proposed in the State Legislature would make Daylight Saving Time permanent in Washington State. It’s not a new proposal. It seems to...

Governor signs Hawkins bill requested by Leavenworth

OLYMPIA - In a morning meeting this past fall at Leavenworth City Hall, Sen. Brad Hawkins listened as city officials spoke of how a...

Legislature Adjourns . . . On Time

For the first time in several years the State Legislature adjourned its session on time. Lawmakers yesterday passed a supplemental budget that increases state...

Bump-stocks ban not supported by NCW lawmakers

OLYMPIA - The bill banning rifle bump-stocks that was approved by the Legislature this week was not supported by lawmakers representing North Central Washington. House...

Inslee Vetoes Legislative Public Records Bill

OLYMPIA- Thursday night Governor Jay Inslee put a halt to a bill seeking to exempt Washington lawmakers from the state’s Public Records Act just...

Washington Undergrad Launches Social Media Campaign For Safer Schools

OLYMPIA- A Pacific Lutheren University undergrad launched a social media campaign throughout the state to address gun violence in schools following the shooting at a...