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Emergency Weight Restrictions Going Into Place Monday


Jan 24, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be adding Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…





Rare Ross's gull spotted in Okanogan County

By NCBI
Dec 22, 2011
A Ross's gull has been spotted on Palmer Lake in Okanogan County by Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW)…

Okanogan County Needs Your Input on Recreation

By NCBI
Dec 15, 2011
Okanogan County is updating the Outdoor Recreation Plan. A community survey is now available on the front page of the…

Ecology Extends Burn Ban for Okanogan County Again

By NCBI
Dec 15, 2011
The National Weather Service has extended the Air Stagnation Advisory for most of eastern Washington, prompting the…

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…

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…