Government

  

Terrace Heights man joins Distrct No. 3 race

A businessman and agriculture industry advocate, has decided to run for the Yakima County Commission District No. 3 seat. Brent Knautz joins Grandview Mayor Childress Norm and former Sunnyside Mayor James Restucci in the field vying for the seat currently held by Rand Elliott.

April 2, 2018 midnight read more..
  

Sen. Nelson to retire

State Senate Majority Leader Sharon Nelson announced Tuesday that she will join more than a dozen other law-makers in stepping down this year.

March 28, 2018 1:26 p.m. read more..
 

Group challenges I-1631 title

Citing the importance of transparency with voters, the Association of Washington Business filed a ballot title challenge to Initiative 1631 on Tuesday, March 27.

March 28, 2018 1:18 p.m. read more..
    

BLM approves 30 advisory committee charters

The federal Bureau of Land Management has renewed charters for 21 of 37 Resource Advisory Councils. The councils assist in the development of committee recommendations on public land management issues.

March 19, 2018 5:19 p.m. read more..