Local News

Some Forest Lands in Okanogan County Remain Closed


Aug 28, 2014
With Labor Day Weekend fast approaching, there are key pieces of information that will be useful to those planning trips to…





Burn ban on DNR-protected lands east of the Cascades starts July 1


Jul 01, 2014
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources announced there will be a burn ban starting Tuesday, July 1, 2014 on…

Fireworks and Exploding Targets Illegal in National Forests


Jun 27, 2014
As the Fourth of July approaches, fire officials want to remind forest visitors that fireworks and exploding targets are illegal…

4th of July Picnic in Republic a Veteran's Celebration


Jun 25, 2014
FERRY COUNTY WILL BE HAVING A VETERAN’S CELEBRATION PICNIC ON THE 4TH OF JULY, FROM 11:00 TO 3:00 PM AT THE TOWN PARK IN…

Immigration Information Services Coming to Omak


Jun 24, 2014
On July 24, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will visit Omak, this time to help people understand how to become…

WSU RELEASES ONLINE FOOD PRESERVATION COURSE


Jun 24, 2014
Washington State University Extension is announcing a new food preservation program called PRESERVE THE TASTE OF SUMMER. It is a…