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Large Smoke Plume Over the Okanogan Coming From Wolverine Fire


Aug 01, 2015
The Wolverine fire was very active overnight and into this morning, growing to approximately 4,000 acres.  Late afternoon…





Argument Leads to Shooting in Pateros

By NCBI
Oct 31, 2012
A 22-year-old Pateros man is in Central Washington Hospital today after being shot by his father during a heated…

Commission invites public comments on livestock compensation

By NCBI
Oct 30, 2012
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will invite public comments on a proposed update to rules for compensating…

Turn lanes, warning beacons may be lower-cost way to reduce collisions

By NCBI
Oct 15, 2012
Engineers have revised their plans for the US 97/Cameron Lake Road intersection thanks to feedback from the public at…

Missing Twisp Man Found Dead

By NCBI
Oct 15, 2012
A Twisp man who had been reported missing earlier this month, was found dead Saturday afternoon in a drain ditch on…

Fall Prescribed Burning on National Forest Lands in Okanogan County

By NCBI
Oct 13, 2012
The prolonged dry weather and unusually active fall wildfire season have led local fire managers to delay the onset of…