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Black Canyon Road Closed Due to Washout

Nov 21, 2015
Black Canyon Road, northwest of Pateros, is closed until repairs can be made.  The road will remain closed to all vehicles,…

Fishing for steelhead, whitefish to close Dec. 1 on several rivers

Nov 30, 2012
Steelhead fisheries on the upper Columbia River will close one hour after sunset on Dec. 1 from Wells Dam to the Highway…

Recount Ordered in Okanogan Commissioner Race

Nov 28, 2012
Okanogan County elections department workers are preparing for a manual recount of ballots in the very tight race for…

North Cascades Highway closed by heavy snow

By Associated Press
Nov 20, 2012
The Washington Transportation Department closed the North Cascades Highway at noon Monday because of heavy snow and…

North Cascades Highway closed for winter

Nov 20, 2012
The gates are closed until spring on the North Cascades Highway. Nearly two feet of new snow and several snowslides,…

Recount Required in Commissioners Race

Nov 19, 2012
With all the ballots counted, over 17,000 of them, the race for the Okanogan County Commission District 2 is still a dead…