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Closed section of Rufus Woods Lake will open to anglers


Apr 14, 2014
Following the events of Sept. 11, 2001, this section of Rufus Woods Lake was closed to public access and recreational fishing…





TWO ARRESTED FOR THEFT OF A FIREARM


Sep 18, 2013
An Okanogan teen was arrested Tuesday for allegedly stealing a pistol. Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers said around 9:50…

Closure for Culvert Replacement Near Lost Lake


Sep 13, 2013
Beginning September 23rd, the 3200-050 road, along the east side of Lost Lake will be closed.  The closure is expected to extend…

SR 20 North Cascades Highway reopens


Sep 12, 2013
The gates opened and the barricades came down on State Route 20 at noon today, Sept. 12, restoring travel over the North…

Underage Drinking Poses Health Concerns


Sep 12, 2013
Since the Okanogan County Community Coalition joined forces with the Omak Police Dept to enforce underage drinking laws in…

Annual Fish and Wildlife roundtable Sept. 26 in Brewster


Sep 12, 2013
Residents of northcentral Washington will have an opportunity to discuss fish and wildlife issues with Washington Department of…