Local News

SR 20 North Cascades Highway to reopen April 22


Apr 21, 2016
Crews expect to swing open the winter closure gates to State Route 20, the North Cascades Highway, at 11 a.m. Friday, April 22.…





Stronger than fire: Carlton Complex one-year anniversary events planned


Jun 26, 2015
The Carlton Complex Long Term Recovery Group (CCLTRG), the grassroots organization coordinating reconstruction efforts in the…

Campfire Restrictions for National Forest Lands in Okanogan County


Jun 26, 2015
Beginning Friday, June 26, campfire restrictions go into effect on National Forest Lands in Okanogan County.  Wood and charcoal…

No Fireworks on National Forest


Jun 25, 2015
The 4th of July holiday is always a favorite for those who like to visit the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest.  Ranger…

WATV Routes Opening June 26


Jun 25, 2015
Several routes for wheeled ATVs (WATVs) will open on June 26 across the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. WATVs are different…

Scam Alert: Fake Okanogan PUD Online Payment Website


Jun 24, 2015
Please be advised that there is currently a fraudulent internet online payment scam targeting Okanogan PUD customers. The false…