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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…





Salmon Creek Fire Update

By NCBI
Aug 29, 2011
Flames visible from across the valley in the Salmon Creek fire. Photo courtesy John Andrist.…

Multi Vehicle Accident Sends Three to Hospital

By NCBI
Aug 26, 2011
Three people were injured in a multiple car accident at the stoplight on Highway 97 at the south entrance to Omak…

Oregon Man Injured in Accident West of Okanogan

By NCBI
Aug 26, 2011
An Oregon man was transported to Mid Valley Hospital Thursday following a two-vehicle accident on Highway 20 west of…

Two Dead One Wounded in Shooting

By NCBI
Aug 26, 2011
Two women are dead and a third wounded in a 5 p.m. shooting in Okanogan Thursday. Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers…

Meeting To Share Information About Forest Plan Revision Process

By NCBI
Aug 24, 2011
Methow Valley Ranger District will host a meeting September 7, 2011 to share information about the Forest Plan Revision…