By Lisa Baumann, Associated Press
March 5, 2014 8:18 p.m.
OLYMPIA — American Indian tribal members arrested while exercising their treaty fishing rights before 1975 would get the chance to clear their criminal records under a bill headed to Gov. Jay Inslee's desk.
By GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press
March 5, 2014 4:30 p.m.
OLYMPIA — Washington state issued its first legal-marijuana business license Wednesday, launching a new phase in the state’s ambitious effort to regulate a market that has been illegal for more than 75 years.
By Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press
March 5, 2014 12:16 p.m.
SPOKANE — The crack in a spillway pier at the Wanapum Dam has been downgraded to a “non-failure emergency,” meaning the pier is no longer considered at risk of collapsing, the Grant County Public Utility District said Wednesday.