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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…





Woodcutting Permits Available at Forest Service Offices


Apr 01, 2015
Beginning April 1, 2015, personal-use firewood cutting permits are available for purchase at Forest Service Offices in Okanogan,…

Free financial advice to be offered Tuesday in Pateros


Mar 30, 2015
Randall Lowell, compliance and program director for Parkview Services, a Washington-based nonprofit dedicated to helping…

Residents needed to help fire recovery effort


Mar 27, 2015
Residents are needed to assist with the small armies of volunteers set to arrive to help the area bounce back from last year’s…

ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS GRANTED $150,000 FOR CARLTON COMPLEX FIRE VICTIMS


Mar 27, 2015
The North Central Washington Association of REALTORS® (“NCWAR”) has received a $75,000 grant from the REALTORS® Relief…

Steelhead and whitefish fisheries to close on the upper Columbia River, tributaries


Mar 25, 2015
Action:  Closure of steelhead and whitefish fishing on the upper Columbia River including the Wenatchee, Entiat, Methow,…