Government

   

City plans to save on energy

The City is seeking ways to save money. One way is to contract with Apollo solutions to upgrade the electrical system, including solar energy.

March 1, 2018 2:21 p.m. read more..
  

Report on fight against invasive mussels released

Progress is being made in the fight against invasive zebra and quagga mussels, which can impair the delivery of water and power, diminish boating and fishing, and devastate ecosystem health. A report on the progress was released by the U.S. Department of Interior.

February 28, 2018 2:41 p.m. read more..
 

Legislature passes Saldaña bill

New legislation was passed Tuesday, Feb. 27, to allow law enforcement in Washington state to hire legal residents. The bill needs Gov. Jay Inslee's approval.

February 28, 2018 11:30 a.m. read more..
  

Proposal would raise age to purchase "tactical" rifle

The Senate Ways and Means Committee will take up a bill today that would raise the minimum age to purchase a rifle with "tactical features" to 21. An hour-long committee hearing on Senate Bill 6620 begins at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 27, in Senate Hearing Room 4 of the John A. Cherberg Building on the Capitol campus.

February 26, 2018 2:43 p.m. read more..