outlook

Budget Outlook Predicts Shortfall in Next Budget Cycle
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state lawmakers are facing a projected budget shortfall of nearly $500 million for the next two-year budget ending in mid-2019, not counting the expected financial obligation needed to increase funding for education as directed by the state Supreme Court...
Yakima Valley Diaries and EPA to Improve Water Quality
Dairy operators in the Yakima Valley have reached an agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency to improve water quality in their community.
The agreement provides for long-term certainty for the dairy operators and strong, enforceable measures to protect groundwater...