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Dry Creek Complex fire raises questions about authority, procedures in ‘no man’s land’   Legislators representing the portion of Yakima County damaged by the Dry Creek Complex fire in late... ...

Nov. 10, 2009

With Boeing’s decision to build a second 787 line in South Carolina, there’s little doubt the aerospace industry in Washington will need to become more competitive in the future. An... ...

Nov. 4, 2009

‘Our communities in the area absolutely depend on this ferry and we’ve got to find a way to work together to make this happen,’ says Short   Members of the... ...

Oct. 30, 2009

Legislator fears other employers looking at Washington will scuttle plans and look to other states   With today’s announcement that Boeing will locate its second Dreamliner production plant in South... ...

Oct. 28, 2009

For the Courier-Times If you are a registered voter, you’ve likely received your general election ballot in the mail by now. In nearly all of Washington, voters now get their... ...

Oct. 28, 2009

Lawmaker says decision not surprising, since state has been in denial over employer concerns   House Republican Caucus Chairman Rep. Dan Kristiansen, R-Snohomish, issued the following statement after Boeing announced... ...

Oct. 28, 2009

"I am very disappointed to hear about Boeing’s 787 decision. Today’s announcement is a vital reminder that Washington state simply does not have a business climate that is fair to its...

Oct. 28, 2009

‘Before we talk of tax increases we need to talk about downsizing government,’ says Alexander ‘You can’t take more from people who have less,’ says Orcutt   House Republican budget... ...

Oct. 27, 2009

OP-ED by Rep. Joe Schmick, for the Capital Press   Hey, Rep. Schmick, do I need a CDL if…? If I had a dime for every time I’ve been asked... ...

Oct. 26, 2009

  Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland, will hold a district “coffee” on Saturday, Oct. 24 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Sheffield Manor in Prosser.  Area residents and 8th Legislative District... ...

Oct. 21, 2009