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Some Forest Lands in Okanogan County Remain Closed


Aug 28, 2014
With Labor Day Weekend fast approaching, there are key pieces of information that will be useful to those planning trips to…





Groups seek to delist wolves in Eastern Wash.

By Associated Press
Oct 06, 2011
Two groups have filed a petition with the Washington state Department of Fish and Wildlife to strip endangered species…

Omak to end Late-Start Mondays; Add Early Release Days

By NCBI
Oct 06, 2011
In order to meet the new legislative changes regarding the counting of Kindergarten Class instructional time, the Omak…

WA minimum wage likely going over $9 hour

By Associated Press
Sep 30, 2011
Washington's minimum wage for next year will likely climb to over $9 an hour when the figure is announced Friday by the…

Master Gardener Volunteer Training Offered

By NCBI
Sep 29, 2011
WSU Extension Master Gardeners need you! WSU trains local Master Gardener Volunteers to provide public education to the…

Some Damaged Forest Roads Will Remain Closed This Year

By NCBI
Sep 28, 2011
Two National Forest roads that were damaged by debris flows during this year's wet spring will remain closed until next…