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Campfire restrictions in Okanogan County


Jul 27, 2017
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced today the following changes in fire danger rating on…





Minerals Exploration Proposed For Flagg Mountain


Apr 21, 2014
Methow Valley Ranger District is seeking comments on a proposal to conduct minerals exploration in the Flagg Mountain area,…

Trailer Restriction Changed For Harts Pass Road


Apr 18, 2014
Trailer restrictions on Harts Pass Road, northwest of Winthrop Washington, have been changed for the spring season to allow for…

Open house to discuss SR 215 Omak paver, April 23


Apr 18, 2014
A five-month-long paving project on State Route 215 from Omak through Okanogan is the focus of an open house Wednesday evening…

Snow in the Forecast for North Cascades Highway


Apr 18, 2014
The forecast called for 3 to 6 inches of snow Thursday over the northern Cascades, but the temperature rose to 37 and what came…

Insurance ratings improve for Twisp and Okanogan County Fire District 6


Apr 15, 2014
Okanogan County Fire District 6 was successful in its efforts to improve fire insurance ratings for the Town of Twisp and the…