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The state House of Representatives is currently considering the 2017-19 House Democrat operating budget plan with $3 billion in new taxes over the next two years. The plan also includes a...

March 31, 2017

On Tuesday, the Senate Majority Coalition Caucus released their budget plan for the new biennium. Senate Bill 5048 includes the funding needed to keep the Naselle Youth Camp open and operating....

March 22, 2017

Elma High School student Taylor Clapp traveled to Olympia last week to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives. She was sponsored by 19th District Rep. Jim Walsh....

March 17, 2017

For information on the recent sunken boat at Bay Center – specifically on what the state is doing about it, click here to check the status with the Department of Ecology...

March 13, 2017

Energy infrastructure projects are not only important source of family wage jobs for construction works, they provide real-world projects that help train apprentices and sharpen the skills of journeymen and women....

March 13, 2017

A bill extending the expiration date to report data for timber purchases to the Department of Revenue (DOR) was approved by the state House Wednesday. House Bill 1148, sponsored by 19th...

March 8, 2017

Madison Yackley, a student from Capital High School, served in Olympia as a page for the state House of Representatives last week. She was sponsored by 19th District Rep. Jim Walsh. “I...

March 6, 2017

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, will host a telephone town hall meeting for 19th District community members, Monday, March 20. The community conversation, which is similar to a call-in radio format, will...

Feb. 28, 2017

William F. West High School student Alex Dodson traveled to Olympia last week to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives. He was sponsored by 19th District Rep....

Feb. 17, 2017

Rep. Jim Walsh, teamed up with his 19th District seatmate Rep. Brian Blake, to sponsor a bill to help small, rural districts fund school construction projects. The bill would create a...

Feb. 17, 2017