Three interconnected websites for facts & fun, upcoming events, and people portraits


“It’s Fairlicious!” This summer’s state, county, and regional fairs  — and their slogans Washington’s 38 County Highpoints

WA-List is the place for lists about anything and everything Washington State

Explore the site!

  • The most RECENT POSTS are listed in the right margin. >>>
  • Each month we rank our most popular posts in TOP LISTS.
  • Browse ALL the lists by date or topic — popular or not — using NAVIGATE.
  • Enter a keyword, name, or town in our SEARCH BOX in our top-of-the-page masthead.
  • Check out “GUEST LISTS,” contributed by people with particular expertise or experience.
  • Discover festivals, fairs, concerts, and more  on our statewide EVENTS CALENDAR.
  • Get basic facts quickly using our state & county FACT SHEETS. It’s great for students!
  • Our on-location portrait photography can be found at NORTHWEST PEOPLE.
  • And catch the QUICK LISTS on this page just below the green divider.

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Add your comments to our lists. Share them with friends on your sites. Washington’s my home. I’ve traveled the state thoroughly and picked up lists along the way. I continue to seek new lists and collaborate with interesting guests for still more. I hope you enjoy them! -Steve Campion, The List Guy


4 best & 5 worst county rates

Grays Harbor 10.5%
Ferry 10.3%
Lewis 9.5%
Pend Oreille 9.3%
statewide 6.1%
Asotin 5.7%
Whitman 5.7%
Snohomish 5.1%
San Juan 4.7%
King 4.7%

Most recent unemployment rates (May, 2014, not seasonally adjusted); western counties in green, eastern counties in brown. Data source: Washington State Employment Security Department

Last 10 Games Next Game
Sept 4
7-2-1 Jul 26
4-6 Jul 21
4-6 Jul 22

Virtual standings compare our 4 major pro teams by their last 10 non-exhibition games and places them in a single division as if they compete against each other. Logos link to team schedules.


Avg Temp (F) High Low
WallaWalla 89 60
Omak 89 58
Wenatchee 88 60
Yakima 88 53
Spokane 84 56
Vancouver 79 53
Seattle 75 55
Bellingham 71 53
PortAngeles 68 52
Grayland 66 50
Paradise 62 43