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Comment and Open House Announced for US Navy Electronic Exercise Special Use Permit


Oct 16, 2014
The U.S. Navy has applied for a special use permit on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest to perform training exercises with…





First municipal, domestic, industrial water rights issued from Lake Roosevelt

By NCBI
Dec 13, 2011
The Washington Department of Ecology has approved the first water rights for municipal, domestic and industrial purposes…

23 Percent of Okanogan County Residents Uninsured

By NCBI
Dec 13, 2011
The number of Washingtonians with no health insurance has reached 1 million, according to a new report from state…

District Court Office Will Close for Remodel

By NCBI
Dec 08, 2011
The business office for the Okanogan County District Court will be closed later this month for the final stages of their…

Kehne Appointed to Fish and Wildlife Commission

By NCBI
Dec 08, 2011
Omak resident Jay Kehne had been appointed by Gov. Chris Gregoire to the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission. The…

Northwest Snowplows Owner Pleads Guilty to Felony Theft of Sales Tax

By NCBI
Dec 08, 2011
The owner of Northwest Snowplows and Methow Valley Enterprises in Twisp pled guilty today to felony theft of sales tax.…