State DNR Commissioner of Public Lands Hillary Franz will run for governor next year.
Franz released a video Wednesday, saying the state is facing urgent issues, including climate change, a housing crisis and soaring income inequality.
A Paraeducator in Ephrata is being recognized for a heroic effort
Grant Elementary Paraeducator Lee Er Phua-Sharp found a child who was unresponsive on the playground, and quickly performed CPR, which revived the child.
EMS crews then treated and released the child, who is expected to make a full recovery.