The state Senate voted 26-23 Monday to require any bills creating new revenue sources to be supported by two-thirds of members for passage.
Sunnyside farmer now represents Okanogan, Douglas, Grant, Yakima, Franklin, Adams and Benton counties
Linda Michel plans to leave North Valley Hospital District on April 3, 2015, according to her letter of resignation
Dave Rodriguez captures 72.73 percent of the vote to become Okanogan County's first elected coroner
Okanogan County voters say "no" to hospital, fire district ballot measures
Dan Newhouse holds 3,034-vote lead over Clint Didier in early tally in race for 4th Congressional District seat
7th District state Sen. Brian Dansel, R-Republic, will continue to serve in office after taking 18,888 votes of the 26,057 ballots counted Tuesday
Challenger says his victory is a 'win for the ratepayers'
Challenger Les Stokes says he isn't surprised by the election outcome
Ferry County Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Emma Paulsen stepping up to lead role
Rochelle Rodak survives on strength of her banking experience
Former utility commissioner takes 65.83 percent of the vote
Raymond Maycumber, R-Republic, takes the lead in the Ferry County Sheriff race 71.97 percent to Thomas Williams at 28.03 percent.
Colville tribal member Joe Pakootas concedes defeat in wake of incumbent's financial juggernaut
Kretz says he's glad the political season is over, noting it's time to get back to work