(By Brandon Hansen/Chewelah Independent) The WSDA is seeking input for a cattle industry-led task force to develop an implementation plan for RDIF tags in Washington. The state is planning on the radio tags, citing better disease traceability as the core reason for the move. “Most of our state’s producers remember the significant market impact to […]
(By Jamie Henneman/Chewelah Independent) A bill backed by Washington’s Governor Jay Inslee has been making progress in the state legislature this year and would increase the cost of gasoline and heating fuels by heavily taxing the use of fossil fuels. Gas tax alone could reach nearly $1 a gallon when coupled with federal taxes if […]
Here are upcoming events in the Chewelah area for Feb. 22-March 1.