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Early water restrictions for eastern Washington irrigators


Jun 26, 2015
A dramatic drop in streamflows caused by drought has several hundred irrigators in north-central and eastern Washington facing…





McCullough New Superintendent for Tonakset Schools


Mar 12, 2015
The Tonasket School Board on Wednesday decided to offer the superintendent position to Steve McCullough, the current Curlew…

North Cascades Highway clearing to begin March 16


Mar 11, 2015
The effort to reopen the North Cascades Highway will begin Monday, March 16 from the east side and work from the west side will…

Wildfire response proposal passed by House


Mar 10, 2015
The state House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill today that would require a variety of changes in how the state…

Restoration Work in Backcountry


Mar 10, 2015
Resource specialists on the Methow Valley Ranger District are analyzing effects of implementing backcountry and wilderness…

Snowmobile Gates Opening Early on Tonasket Ranger District


Mar 09, 2015
With this year’s early thaw and warm temperatures, some of the snowmobile gates are opening early on Tonasket Ranger District…