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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…





Okanogan Weed Board's treatment of milfoil in Lake Osoyoos addresses concerns from British Columbia

By NCBI
Sep 12, 2011
The Washington Department of Ecology has approved Okanogan Noxious Weed Control Board's plan to treat milfoil in…

Anglers can fish without limits at three Okanogan County lakes

By NCBI
Sep 09, 2011
Starting immediately, licensed anglers can catch and keep as many game fish as they want at three lakes in Okanogan…

Fall Prescribed Burning Planned on Methow Valley Ranger District

By NCBI
Sep 06, 2011
Methow Valley Ranger District crews expect to treat several hundred acres with prescribed fire this fall. The…

Teen Charged With Failure to Yield

By NCBI
Sep 06, 2011
A Riverside teen has been charged with failure to yield in a two vehicle accident that left both cars damaged but no one…

Campfire restrictions on DNR campgrounds in Okanogan County

By NCBI
Sep 02, 2011
Starting September 2, 2011, at 12:01 a.m, the State Department of Natural Resources will prohibit campfires in all…