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Snowpack Delays Road Openings and Firewood Season


Mar 30, 2018
We rely on National Forests for so much; clean air, water, jobs, food, wood and more.  Each year, thousands of people heat their…





Keller Ferry out of service on SR 21 near Wilbur

By NCBI
Apr 08, 2011
The Keller Ferry on SR 21 is currently out of service due to problems with the north shore vehicle loading ramp and dock.…

Bridgeport High finalist for Obama speech

By Associated Press
Apr 08, 2011
Bridgeport High School in north central Washington serves a student body that is mostly Hispanic and poor, yet manages to…

Morton's heavy-haul corridor bill goes to governor

By NCBI
Apr 07, 2011
The Legislature has approved a measure sponsored by Sen. Bob Morton, R-Kettle Falls, to extend the heavy-haul industrial…

Legislature passes measure to give counties a heads-up about water-right transfers

By NCBI
Apr 06, 2011
Today the state House of Representatives unanimously passed Senate Bill 5555, a measure introduced by Sen. Linda Evans…

Agreement paves way for new Bridgeport water

By NCBI
Apr 06, 2011
The city of Bridgeport and the state have signed an agreement that ends a longtime water dispute and provides the city…