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Businesses ignoring pandemic closure orders can be cited and fined under emergency rules filed today

News Release


May 26, 2020
Washington businesses that decide to open or operate in direct violation of Gov. Inslee’s Stay Home, Stay Healthy order may be…





12 TRIBES COLVILLE CASINOS PLANS REOPENING FOR MAY 19, 2020


May 05, 2020
The Colville Business Council and the Colville Tribal Federal Corporation (CTFC) Board of Directors approved an extended…

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Sheriff Tony Hawley


May 01, 2020
The Okanogan County Sheriff's Office moves to improve the concealed weapon pistol permit process by allowing residents to fill out…

Judge Culp Announces Reelection Bid


Apr 30, 2020
Okanogan County Superior Court Judge Chris Culp formally announced today that he will seek reelection for a final four-year…

Tribal Council Instructs Police to enforce isolation and quarantine with penalties of up to 360 days in jail and $5,000 fine


Apr 30, 2020
The Colville Business Council has sent a letter to the members alerting them to a change in Tribal code meant to enforce…

PUD Installing Drive In Wi-Fi Sites

Sheila Corson
Okanogan County PUD

Apr 29, 2020
Okanogan County PUD will install 15 free drive-in hotspots throughout the county, especially for students working remotely…