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Colville Tribes Air Quality Program, EPA, and DOE working toward cleaner air in Okanogan County

Oct 13, 2016
The Colville Tribes Office of Environmental Trust (ET) Air Quality Program, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and…

Stickpin Fire Update

Ferry County Sheriff Raymond Maycumber

Aug 14, 2015
At yesterdays fire meeting Ferry County was informed of a fire located on the Kettle Crest (Mt. Leona), which is also known as…

Multiple Fires Burning in the Methow Valley

Aug 14, 2015
Dry, windy conditions allowed several fires on the Methow Valley Ranger District to grow substantially Friday. Evacuations were…

FEMA provides federal funds to help fight Nine Mile Fire

Aug 14, 2015
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the…

Harts Pass Road Closed Due to Wildfire

Aug 14, 2015
Crews responded to fires from lightning Wednesday and again Friday morning. The Tatie Peak Fire is burning in moderate fuel in…

Okanogan Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Child Porn

Aug 13, 2015
Randy Zacherle, age 55, of Okanogan, was sentenced Thursday to ten years in federal prison  after having previously been…