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Firefighters Continue Battle Lightning Strike Fires


Jul 21, 2015
Tonasket Ranger District’s firefighters continue to respond to fires caused by Sunday night’s lightning. Almost 150 lightning…





Prescribed Fire Treatment West of Winthrop Today

By NCBI
May 01, 2012
US Forest Service firefighters completed prescribed burning on about 10 acres of national forest land, west of Winthrop…

10 Arrested on Drug Charges

By NCBI
Apr 13, 2012
Ten people have been arrested so far following a five month investigation by the North Central Washington Narcotics Task…

It's time: Studded tire deadline is April 16

By NCBI
Apr 12, 2012
After extending the studded tire deadline to Monday, April 16, the Washington State Department of Transportation reminds…

Tonasket Ranger District to Host Open House

By NCBI
Apr 10, 2012
People interested in learning more about projects taking place on the Tonasket Ranger District are invited to an open…

Morton pleased Omak gets more state funding to replace aging sewer system

By NCBI
Apr 04, 2012
State Sen. Bob Morton, R-Kettle Falls, said today he was pleased to learn recently that the state Department of Ecology…