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State disciplines health care providers

OLYMPIA – The Washington State Department of Health has taken disciplinary actions or withdrawn charges against health care providers in our state. The department’s Health Systems Quality Assurance Division works with boards, commissions, and advisory committees to set licensing standards

WDFW to review status of western gray squirrel, seeks public comment

Western Gray Squirrel

OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking updated information on western gray squirrels as the agency reviews the species’ threatened status in Washington. WDFW is looking for information on topics such as the condition of

State revokes, suspends licenses, certifications, registrations of health care providers

OLYMPIA ¾ The Washington State Department of Health has revoked or suspended the licenses, certifications, or registrations of health care providers in our state. The department has also immediately suspended the credentials of people who have been prohibited from practicing

Two-way traffic restored on US 101 at Rock Crusher Hill

ARTIC – Washington State Department of Transportation crews have completed repairs on a slide-prone 200-foot-section of US 101 near Artic, restoring two-way traffic to the area. The repairs were completed with compressed gravel, which will require that a temporary 25

Washington wolf population kept expanding last year, according to WDFW survey

gray wolf

MOSES LAKE – Gray wolves established four new packs and expanded their territory in the state over the past year, state wildlife managers told the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission at a public meeting here today. That assessment was based

Local projects among 70 statewide, proposed $202 million in loans/grants to protect Washington waters

WA Ecology

The Washington Department of Ecology proposes to spend $202 million in dedicated grants and loans to help pay for 70 local projects across the state to protect the health of Washington waters. Included is a low interest loan for a new

WDFW begins status reviews, seeks information on 15 wildlife species

OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking updated information about 15 wildlife species as part of a review of native wildlife populations listed by the state as endangered, threatened or sensitive.   WDFW will accept public

Explosion reported from across Grays Harbor, registered as small earthquake

Aberdeen, WA – An explosion was heard and felt earlier this afternoon in Aberdeen, Hoquiam, and even Montesano, but there is no need to fret, the explosion was due to a planned blasting by Weyerhaeuser. Weyerhaeuser officials tell us, that

Bogus email urges Grays Harbor residents to report to court

HOQUIAM, Wash. – Some Grays Harbor residents are getting hit with a new scam e-mail that says they have a court date in “the court of Washington” on January 17th. Hoquiam’s Municipal court reports the email usually has a subject

Attorney General’s Office responds to request for opinion from interim county prosecutor on Grays Harbor Prosecutor appointment

preferred Bob Ferguson Head Shot

OLYMPIA — The Attorney General’s Office today released an informal opinion that addresses the most time-sensitive part of a four-part request made by Interim Grays Harbor County Prosecutor Gerald Fuller. The opinion addresses the process for filling the vacancy in