Engineering exam prep workshops start Aug. 7

RICHLAND, Wash. – Washington State University Tri-Cities will offer an interactive workshop series to prepare engineers, new graduates and advanced engineering students for the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) professional exam.   Registrations must be received by Friday, Aug. 2, at the Career Development Center at WSU Tri-Cities at 509-372-7600 or The series is coordinated […]

New enhanced ID for land, sea travel

In January 2008, The Washington State Department of Licensing will begin issuing a new Enhanced Driver License and Identification card (EDL/ID). The EDL/ID provides travelers with a low cost, convenient alternate travel document to a passport for entry at land and sea ports between the U.S. and Canada, Mexico, Bermuda and Caribbean. The EDL/ID is […]

101-year-old alum passes driver’s test

LANGLEY, Wash.- Alden Couch, who celebrated his 101st birthday Monday, just passed his Washington state driver’s test and says he did so with flying colors. “I haven’t parallel parked for 10 years and I sailed through it like nothing,” he said recently. A resident of the Whidbey Island town of Langley, Couch took a birthday […]