Elson Floyd, the popular president of Washington State University whose influence in higher education and politics spread beyond the school in rural eastern Washington, has died from complications of colon cancer. He was 59.
Washington is now the 37th state where dinosaurs have been found
The Washington state House of Representatives has passed a bill to exempt the state’s four Western Hockey League teams from state laws restricting child labor.
Seattle’s new minimum wage law goes into effect this month.
A conservative group has filed a lawsuit against Washington state and a Service Employees International Union local, challenging the union’s role as the exclusive representative for thousands of subsidized day care providers.
Dexter Kernick-Drew led the Cougars (10-13, 4-7) with 18 points off the bench
The state attorney general’s office has filed a Medicaid-fraud lawsuit against a Wenatchee-based company for reportedly providing fraudulent training to dozens of school districts around the state
The Vandals bolted to a 14-2 lead and, except for brief periods early in the second half, led the rest of the game
Washington state’s first government-sanctioned pot auction saw more than 300 pounds of marijuana sold to recreational retailers and processors for an estimated $600,000 on Saturday.
New Washington State basketball coach Ernie Kent has signed four players in his first recruiting class with the Cougars