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Some Forest Lands in Okanogan County Remain Closed


Aug 28, 2014
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Roads Closed Due to Flooding

By NCBI
May 23, 2011
Okanogan County Department of Public Works is experiencing water over roadways due to heavy rains and high mountain snow…

Washington added jobs again in April

By NCBI
May 18, 2011
Washington added an estimated 5,800 jobs last month, while the unemployment rate dipped from 9.2 to 9.1 percent. Since…

Labor secretary to speak to Bridgeport HS grads

By Associated Press
May 13, 2011
The cabinet secretary who will speak at the Bridgeport High School commencement ceremony is Secretary of Labor Hilda…

County Without Clerk

By NCBI
May 11, 2011
Okanogan County finds itself in "a big mess," according to Okanogan County Superior Court Judge Jack Burchard. It also…

President Obama bypasses Bridgeport for speech

By Associated Press
May 10, 2011
President Barack Obama won't be giving the commencement address at a tiny Washington state high school, but Gov. Chris…