A report on Spokane Valley lawmaker Rep Matt Shea says the state representative poses a "present and growing threat of risk to others through political violence."
Spokane Valley Rep. Matt Shea has been suspended from the House Republican caucus and removed from his position on the House Environment Committee in the wake of a report detailing serious allegations against him.
The findings of an independent investigation into whether Representative Matt Shea condoned political violence are set to be released on Friday.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- The Washington Supreme Court has ruled that the Public Records Act fully applies to state lawmakers.
A bill proposed in the upcoming Washington legislative session would allow voters to set a limit on how many terms a Washington governor could serve.
After months of tumultuous changes and tribulations, the City of Wapato is hoping that a change in power will result in a new beginning for the city.
The city of Pasco will soon evaluate city ordinances on dog breeds labeled as "dangerous or potentially dangerous animals" to comply with new state law.
Voters in the city of Spokane elected Nadine Woodward as their new mayor on Tuesday.
Benton Co. Fire District #1's $3 million bond on this year's ballot is passing.The bond will go towards renovating the Badger Canyon station to include living quarters so it can be staffed 24/7. It would also go towards the replacement…
Here's a list of the preliminary results for mayor and city council races in Yakima County:
While votes are still coming in for the primary election, results from Tuesday night indicate Wapato City Council member Keith Workman will be serving the city as Mayor in the next term.
Bonds and levys were another big part of the ballot for voters in both Washington and Oregon.All propositions are currently passing except one, concerning the Toppenish School District. The results below were pulled from the 8 p.m. update.BENTON CO. Benton…
The general election is coming up on November 5. Here are some things voters need to know, from registering to vote to candidate races to ballot-measure breakdowns.
Several female Benton County employees have filed a complaint against Sheriff Jerry Hatcher. Commissioner Jerome Delvin said around four or five women filed the complaint earlier this year. He says a full report will be given to…
A federal judge in Spokane granted the Washington Attorney General's request for a nationwide injunction blocking President Trump's "public charge" rule.
BENTON COUNTY, Wash. -- All four unions that represent employees at the Benton County Sheriff's Office are calling for Sheriff Jerry Hatcher to resign.
An environmental group says state and federal officials are moving too slowly to implement cleanup plans for Washington waters.
With Wapato Mayor Dora Alvarez-Roa refusing to resign and the Wapato City Council reportedly powerless to remove her, the task of ousting the mayor has fallen to prosecutors — and an old, rarely-used state statute.
A Richland vape shop is shocked by Washington Gov. Jay Inslee's executive order to temporarily ban flavored vaping products and says vape shops shouldn't be held responsible for illnesses.
Local political leaders are reacting to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's announcement of a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.
Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day, a day dedicated to "create broad awareness of voter registration opportunities."It's held on the fourth Tuesday of September each year and was first observed in 2012. According to the National Voter Registration Day website,…
Governor Jay Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson have filed a lawsuit challenging the Trump Administration's use of Washington military project funding to pay for the border wall.
Nearly a year after agreeing to an annual salary of $1, Wapato Mayor Dora Alvarez-Roa is demanding she immediately be paid the thousands of dollars she would have made if she had kept the mayor's salary at $1,000 a month.
State Representative Gina Mosbrucker was in town Friday to discuss House Bill 1533, which requires information about domestic violence be provided in the workplace.