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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…





Juvenile Arrested for Stealing Two Vehicles in Same Day

By NCBI
Jul 12, 2012
A 15-year-old Pateros boy was arrested Wednesday afternoon after he admitted to stealing two vehicles in the same day.…

Okanogan County limited-entry deer hunt applications due Aug. 15

By NCBI
Jul 09, 2012
Hunters have until Aug. 15 at midnight to apply for an opportunity to hunt deer this fall on the 6,000-acre Charles and…

Wild Horse Populations Are Gaining in Numbers

By NCBI
Jul 06, 2012
There are an estimated 1,000 wild horses roaming free on the Colville Indian Reservation which have caused significant…

New ferry will be called "Sanpoil."

By Associated Press
Jun 27, 2012
The newest and smallest state ferry boat finally has a name. The new Keller Ferry will be called the Sanpoil. That's the…

Fireworks Illegal in National Forests

By NCBI
Jun 27, 2012
As the Fourth of July approaches, fire officials want to remind forest visitors that fireworks are illegal in the…