Saturday is Workers' Memorial Day, a commemoration of people who've lost their lives on the job. In Washington state, the farm community is remembering Ernesto Silva Ibarra, a 28-year-old farmworker who became ill last summer while picking berries during wildfires and later died.April 27, 2018 10:07 a.m. read more..
Permits for commercial harvesting of mushrooms in the Jolly Mountain fire area of Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest go on sale Tuesday, May 1. Residents need a commercial permit if they process more than 5 gallons of mushrooms per day and intend to sell them.April 24, 2018 10:48 a.m. read more..
A SmartAsset study released earlier this week ranks Yakima County as No. 14 for the best place to buy a home in Washington state.April 18, 2018 3:39 p.m. read more..