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Property Taxes Due This Week


Oct 28, 2014
The Okanogan County Treasurer’s office is reminding all taxpayers that 2014 second half property taxes and irrigation…





Agreement paves way for new Bridgeport water

By NCBI
Apr 06, 2011
The city of Bridgeport and the state have signed an agreement that ends a longtime water dispute and provides the city…

Legislature passes measure to give counties a heads-up about water-right transfers

By NCBI
Apr 06, 2011
Today the state House of Representatives unanimously passed Senate Bill 5555, a measure introduced by Sen. Linda Evans…

Spring Burning Plans for Tonasket Ranger District

By NCBI
Apr 04, 2011
Spring burning conditions are being evaluated by the Tonasket Ranger District. Specialist are monitoring fuel moisture of…

Studded tire deadline extended another week

By NCBI
Apr 04, 2011
State officials have extended the studded tire deadline one week for the second time this year. Drivers must now remove…

Clearing the North Cascades Highway starts April 11

By NCBI
Mar 31, 2011
It's shaping up to be the latest reopening in 20 years for the North Cascades Highway. Up to 15 feet of snow has fallen…