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North Cascades Highway closes for the winter


Nov 24, 2014
The latest blast of wintery weather on State Route 20, the North Cascades Highway, will keep it closed until next spring. The…





WA minimum wage likely going over $9 hour

By Associated Press
Sep 30, 2011
Washington's minimum wage for next year will likely climb to over $9 an hour when the figure is announced Friday by the…

Master Gardener Volunteer Training Offered

By NCBI
Sep 29, 2011
WSU Extension Master Gardeners need you! WSU trains local Master Gardener Volunteers to provide public education to the…

Some Damaged Forest Roads Will Remain Closed This Year

By NCBI
Sep 28, 2011
Two National Forest roads that were damaged by debris flows during this year's wet spring will remain closed until next…

Morton honored as 'Legislator of the Year' by agriculture educators

By NCBI
Sep 21, 2011
Sen. Bob Morton, R-Kettle Falls, was chosen as "2011 Legislator of the Year" for Region V by the Washington Association…

House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee to hold work session in Okanogan

By NCBI
Sep 20, 2011
The Washington State House of Representatives will host an Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee work session…