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WOODCUTTER KILLED BY TREE


Sep 15, 2014
A 61-year-old Oroville man died Friday when a tree fell on him on a wood cutting trip.  Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers…





Forest Service Fire Catch New Fires

By NCBI
Aug 16, 2011
Forest Service firefighters responded to two small fires in on National Forest Land in Okanogan County yesterday. Both…

Fire Burning in the Cape LaBelle Area

By NCBI
Aug 16, 2011
Fire crews have been called to fight a brush fire burning in the Cape LaBelle area east of Tonasket. Fire District #16…

Brewster Woman Injured in Early Morning Crash

By NCBI
Aug 15, 2011
A 21-year-old Brewster woman was injured in a two vehicle crash just south of the Brewster city limits early Monday.…

Unsafe toxin at Rufus Woods Lake closes in-water recreation

By NCBI
Aug 12, 2011
An unsafe level of algae toxin has been discovered at Rufus Woods Lake, prompting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to…

Fire Crews Responding to Lightning Strikes on National Forest

By NCBI
Aug 11, 2011
Forest Service firefighters have responded to reports of smoke since the lightning storm moved through Okanogan County…