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Bighorn sheep monitoring increases with diagnosis of single case of pneumonia in Mt. Hull herd

Press Release


Mar 19, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) asks members of the public to report sightings of bighorn sheep that are…





GILBERT FIRE Update 8-3


Aug 03, 2018
TWISP (August 3, 2018:7:00am) Acres: 6000 Personnel: 98 Location: 21 miles west of Twisp Start Date: July 28,…

Effective Aug. 2, DNR Bans Outdoor Burning Statewide


Aug 01, 2018
Ninety-six percent of the state is experiencing drought-like conditions, which means a high risk of wildfires. In response,…

2018 Primary Election

Press Release


Jul 27, 2018
Primary Election Day is August 7th. You should have received your ballot by this time. If you have not, please call the County…

Alcohol and Marijuana Compliance Checks Conducted


Jul 18, 2018
On Tuesday, Omak Police Department and Brewster Police Department in partnership with Okanogan County Community Coalition…

Okanogan County limited-entry deer hunt applications due Aug. 13


Jul 17, 2018
Eighteen lucky hunters will have an opportunity to hunt for deer this fall on the 6,000-acre Charles and Mary Eder unit of the…