Contact Us
Washington News

Washington News - Page 5

Autumn In The UK
Getty Images
[

Washington State Parks Set Free Visit Days In January

I'm one of those folks who didn't buy a discover pass for the state parks but the good news is that every year, there are designated free state park days that you and your family can attend without a pass.

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission has announced that Sunday, Jan. 15 and Monday, Jan. 16 are the next state parks free days and you won't be required to display the Discover Pass for a day visit at the state parks.

Read More

Category: News, Washington News Tags: ,
hqdefault2
[

Opposers Outraged About Washington State’s New $11 An Hour Minimum Wage

If you work a job that pays you minimum wage here in Washington State, then you may be shocked to know that beginning January 1, 2017, your paycheck will jump by $1...

Read More

...

Read More

FOX Broadcasting, Getty Images
FOX Broadcasting, Getty Images
[

What did Washington State Google More than Any Other State in 2016?

We use Google so much that it has become a verb. There are other search engines, but Google seems to be the most used. As many were Googling things like celebrity deaths, the zika virus and whatever meme was popular that week, what was Washington state Googling in 2016 more than any other state?

Read More

Category: Washington News Tags:
DUI Stop
aijohn784
[

Giving the Gift of Life by Not Driving Impaired This Holiday Season (or Ever)

During the holiday season, parties are inevitable. Do the smart thing by having a plan so you don't drive impaired as even driving 'buzzed' can get you a DUI.

Read More

Category: Washington News Tags:
school bus in snow
Roger Mcclean
[

Winter Weather Causes Schedule Changes For Grandview Schools

Winter has come to the Yakima Valley, causing some changes with schedules at Grandview Schools. We've received a short list of changes to make you aware of what is going on starting Wednesday if you have students in the Grandview School District.

Read More

Category: Washington News, Yakima News Tags:
Friends drinking beer
ThinkStock
[

We Have a New Drunkest City in Washington State

With new breweries popping up every other weekend and the fact we live in an area great with wine and hops, it's no wonder we have a lot to celebrate...

Read More

Category: Washington News Tags: ,
multi-ethnic volunteer group hands together
mangostock
[

Washington in the Top 20 Most Charitable States

Do you donate? It could be time or money but if you do, you're helping make Washington state one of the top 20 most charitable states in the United States.

Read More

Category: Washington News
Charities See Surge In Donors Before 2005 Tax Deduction Deadlines
Getty Images
[

Goodwill Is A Part Of #GivingTuesday, Which Launches On Nov. 29

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are big days heading into the holiday season, but don't forget about #GivingTuesday.

#GivingTuesday is a collective effort by nonprofits to use the collective power of individual people, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and celebrate generosity during the holidays. Goodwill of Yakima, Union Gap, Selah and Ellensburg is one of those organizations to which you can donate.

Read More

Washington Secretary of State's office
Washington Secretary of State's office
[

Washington State Had A Bombastic Politician Before Trump

The presidential election is finally over A lot of folks are upset over the harshness and crassness of the campaigns. It was a new low in American politics that will set the stage for all the elections that follow.

You might think Donald Trump was the first to speak his mind so bluntly, but I  recall growing up in Washington when another politician was bombastic, loud and "Trump-like" -- and she ended up becoming governor.

Read More

Category: News, Washington News
American Expats Gather To Watch Coverage Of The U.S. Presidential Elections
Getty Images
[

Here’s How to Get An ‘I Voted’ Sticker In Washington State

I was bummed as I dropped off my ballot this morning at the ballot box in Prosser because I see my Facebook friends in voting booth states sporting their "I voted" stickers. I think it would be great in mail-in ballot states if they included those stickers in our ballot envelope.

I did some snooping and here's what I found for Washington state voters who can't find those stickers.

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

The Yakima City Council Says ‘Yes’ To Uber – And It’s S-UBER-b!

A windshield wet with rain from inside the car.
Bruce Mikells
[

Washington State Owns Seven of the Top 10 Wettest Spots in the United States

Is Washington state really as rainy as everyone says it is? According to CurrentResults, it sure is!

The number one most rainy spot in the United States belongs to Aberdeen Reservoir, Washington on the westside of the state which averages 130...

Read More

Category: Washington News Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kffm.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for 107.3 VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive 107.3 VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.