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Avian flu quarantine lifted in Okanogan County


Feb 25, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture today lifted two avian influenza quarantines that had been in place in parts of…





Comment and Open House Announced for US Navy Electronic Exercise Special Use Permit


Oct 16, 2014
The U.S. Navy has applied for a special use permit on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest to perform training exercises with…

Teens Cited for Minor in Possession During Emphasis Patrol


Oct 15, 2014
In a continuing effort to strictly enforce underage drinking laws, the Omak Police conducted emphasis patrols over the weekend. …

Make a Difference Day Coming to Pateros


Oct 13, 2014
What:      “Make a Difference Day” When:     Saturday, October 25th beginning at 8 a.m. Where:    Pateros Fire Relief Center…

Teens Held on $1 Million Bail in Connection With Riverside Man’s Murder


Oct 10, 2014
Two teens accused of murdering a Riverside man are being held on $1 million bail in an Oregon Juvenile Detention Facility after…

FEMA Awards $2.35 Million in Disaster Funds for Okanogan County PUD


Oct 08, 2014
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently awarded more than $2.35 million to the state of Washington to help pay…