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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…





Canadian Man Dies in RV Fire in Oroville


Jan 27, 2014
An 84-year-old Saskatchewan man was found dead after the RV that he had been living in at the Princes Center in Oroville burned…

Okanogan Man Caught During Burglary at the Farm Shed


Jan 27, 2014
  A 19-year-old Okanogan man is in jail this morning, following a botched burglary at the Farm Shed in Okanogan. Early…

BURGLARS SURPRISED BY HOMEOWNER WITH BASEBALL BAT


Jan 27, 2014
  Two unsuspecting burglars got more than they bargained for when the homeowner returned home and defended himself with a…

WSU Extension Offers Course on Small-scale Farming


Jan 27, 2014
Do you have a dream of developing your own small farm?  Do you have acreage that you’d like to farm, but don’t know how to get…

Forest Service To Fill Temporary Seasonal Firefighter Positions


Jan 25, 2014
Methow Valley and Tonasket Ranger Districts are advertising to fill temporary seasonal firefighter positions. Individuals hired…