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Bighorn sheep monitoring increases with diagnosis of single case of pneumonia in Mt. Hull herd

Press Release


Mar 19, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) asks members of the public to report sightings of bighorn sheep that are…





Extreme fire danger across Forest; additional fire restrictions in effect


Aug 21, 2018
Wenatchee, WA (August 21, 2018)- Due to extreme fire danger the entire Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest,…

Crater Creek Trailhead reopened


Aug 15, 2018
Hikers and horseback riders who enjoy the Crater Creek trailhead will be able to utilize that site for the next several weeks…

Crescent Mountain Fire Update 8-15


Aug 15, 2018
Crescent Mountain Fire August 15, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m. A public meeting will be held on Thursday, August 16 at…

Brett Read Burn Recovery Fund


Aug 15, 2018
Local volunteer firefighter Brett Read was severely burned while fighting the Grass Valley Fire in Douglas County on August 11,…

Help Fight hunger with Community Action Council Gleaning Program


Aug 14, 2018
The Okanogan County Community Action Council Food and Nutrition programs are ready to fight hunger experienced by so many…