Local & Regional

Local Draft water rules tied to fish consumption out
The state Department of Ecology on Tuesday released a draft rule that updates contentious water quality standards partly tied to how much fish people eat.
Local Nuclear waste tank OK'd to keep leaking for 1 year Nuclear waste tank OK'd to keep leaking for 1 year
A new deal allows a radioactive waste storage tank to continue leaking for more than a year before its contents are pumped out at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, the nation's most polluted nuclear site.