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Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, ranking Republican on the House Transportation Committee, joins talk host Ari Hoffman on KVI to discuss the staff shortage aboard Washington State Ferries. Wash. House Republicans ·...

Oct. 15, 2021

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, talks with KELA’s Peter Abbarno about homelessness, his young life growing up in poverty and how he overcame it, the struggles of intergenerational poverty and how...

Oct. 14, 2021

In just a few days, thousands of people across the state who have made the personal choice not to be vaccinated could lose their jobs as a result of Gov. Jay...

Oct. 13, 2021

Taxpayers are regularly asked to raise their own taxes by approving local levies. They are rarely given an opportunity to lower their tax burden. So here’s a timely question: If you...

Oct. 11, 2021

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, ranking Republican on the House Transportation Committee, released the following statement on the cancellations of Washington State Ferries due to the staff shortage: “It’s no secret we...

Oct. 7, 2021

Speaking on the Jason Rantz Show (KTTH – Seattle), Rep. Jenny Graham, R-Spokane, says the only way to reasonably stop the firings of unvaccinated workers is in the courts or the...

Oct. 5, 2021

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, held a news conference Wednesday, Sept. 29, on the Willapa Hills Trail at the Chehalis River to discuss legislation known as “Zack’s Law” to prevent cold-water shock...

Oct. 1, 2021

Rep. Michelle Caldier, ranking member of the House Housing, Human Services and Veterans Committee, was at ground zero of the negotiations to end the statewide eviction moratorium on June 30. Caldier,...

Sept. 30, 2021

A state lawmaker from Lewis County plans to introduce legislation to bring attention to the hazards of cold-water shock following the drowning of a young man last spring near Chehalis. John...

Sept. 29, 2021

Zachary Lee Rager had jumped several times from the train trestle on the Willapa Hills Trail into the Chehalis River during the summer months. When he did it again on March...

Sept. 29, 2021