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 +
A thirst for craft beer helped hop growers produce their largest crop of hops in five years. A new report from the Hop Growers of America also shows a 10 percent increase in acres harvested between 2013 and 2014. The Herald-Republic says the Yakima Valley produces about 77… 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
Thousands of chanting Seahawks fans turned out Sunday morning to see the Seahawks off to the Super Bowl. The team's buses rolled past the crowds of blue and green along a mile-long stretch of South 188th Street in SeaTac as the players headed for the airport. Players including star cornerback Richard Sherman high-fived fans outside the Delta hangar or posed for pictures with airline employees.
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.
A measure introduced in Olympia would allow up to $1 per person to be collected on events at The Gorge Amphitheater to pay for emergency services. House Bill 1009 is sponsored by Rep. Matt Manweller, a Republican from Ellensburg. The admissions surcharge would go to help public hospitals and fire districts provide services during events.