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Steelhead and whitefish fisheries to close on the upper Columbia River, tributaries


Mar 25, 2015
Action:  Closure of steelhead and whitefish fishing on the upper Columbia River including the Wenatchee, Entiat, Methow,…





Ecology Extends Burn Ban for Okanogan County

By NCBI
Dec 05, 2011
Burn bans will continue until at least Friday in five Eastern Washington counties where stagnant air continues to trap…

Burn bans start Saturday in five Eastern Washington counties

By NCBI
Dec 02, 2011
Burn bans will start Saturday (Dec. 3, 2011) in five Eastern Washington counties to protect residents from worsening air…

Culp Installation Ceremony Moved to Bigger Space

By NCBI
Dec 01, 2011
Okanogan County will officially have a second Superior Court Judge Friday, as Judge Chris Culp will be sworn into…

Suit against Wash. state alleges abuse at school

By Associated Press
Nov 23, 2011
Eight Native Americans filed suit Tuesday against the Washington Department of Social and Health Services, claiming the…

NE Washington Closer to New Water Rights

By NCBI
Nov 23, 2011
Northeast Washington is one step closer to gaining access to water from Sullivan Lake to support new domestic, municipal,…