The Washington State legislature recently finalized the 2021-23 Biennial and 2021 Supplemental Operating Budget. Read more.

Emerald Downs will welcome back fans for the 2021 racing season beginning on May 19th. The health and safety of fans, employee and racing participants will remain a top priority. Continue reading for information about ticket sales and safety protocols.

The Business and Workers update is a weekly newsletter providing news and information to help businesses and workers navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. The information is compiled by the state Economic Resiliency Team (ERT), part of the Joint Information Center at Camp Murray.

Thanks to the American Rescue Plan, immediate tax credits are available through most of 2021 to businesses that offer employees paid sick and family leave. Read more.

The Green River College Small Business Center invites interested applicants to register for the upcoming 4-part, educational course series: "Start a Successful Business." Learn more.