Washington state

Washington State President Elson Floyd Dies at 59Elson 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.
First Dinosaur Fossil Found In Washington StateWashington is now the 37th state where dinosaurs have been found
House Passes Bill Exempting Junior Hockey From Labor LawThe 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 Minimum Wage Law Goes Into Effect This MonthSeattle's new minimum wage law goes into effect this month.
Conservative Group Sues State And Union Over Day CareA 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.
Washington State Falls To Oregon, 95-72Dexter Kernick-Drew led the Cougars (10-13, 4-7) with 18 points off the bench
School Consultant Hit With Medicaid-Fraud LawsuitThe 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
Idaho Gets Rare Win At Washington State, 77-71The Vandals bolted to a 14-2 lead and, except for brief periods early in the second half, led the rest of the game
Washington's First State-Sanctioned Pot Auction Sells 300 Pounds To RetailersWashington 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.
Kent Signs Four Players At Washington St.New Washington State basketball coach Ernie Kent has signed four players in his first recruiting class with the Cougars
Luke Falk Shines At Washington StateFalk's performance has given the under-achieving Cougars some confidence heading into the final two games
Washington State Falls To USC 44-17Washington State lost much more than the game on Saturday