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DNR lifts statewide burn ban


Sep 25, 2014
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources today announced that the statewide burn ban on DNR-protected lands has been…





12th District legislators to hold tele-town hall meeting March 24

By NCBI
Mar 11, 2011
State Sen. Linda Evans Parlette and Reps. Cary Condotta and Mike Armstrong are inviting residents of the 12th Legislative…

WDFW asks people to remove attractants to Black Bears

By NCBI
Mar 09, 2011
In a few weeks Officers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) expect to be handling calls involving…

WORKSHOPS EMPHASIZE USING LANGUAGE TO RESOLVE DIFFERENCES PEACEFULLY

By NCBI
Mar 04, 2011
Advocates of Nonviolent Communication have scheduled a series of educational events in the Okanogan Valley, beginning…

Morton's heavy-haul corridor bill approved by Senate

By NCBI
Mar 04, 2011
Thursday, the Senate unanimously passed a measure sponsored by Sen. Bob Morton, R-Kettle Falls, to extend the heavy-haul…

Canada Lynx Studied in North Central Washington

By NCBI
Mar 02, 2011
Wildlife Biologists in Okanogan County are trapping and collaring Canada lynx this winter to gather information on the…