Local News

DNR lifts statewide burn ban


Sep 25, 2014
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources today announced that the statewide burn ban on DNR-protected lands has been…





Fall Prescribed Burning Planned on the Tonasket Ranger District


Sep 12, 2014
Depending on conditions, Fuels Specialists on the Tonasket Ranger District could begin their fall prescribed burning program as…

Carlton Complex Fire Recovery Workshop in Twisp


Sep 10, 2014
Okanogan Conservation District is holding a fire recovery workshop on Saturday September 20 from 9 am-12 pm. The workshop will…

Keller Ferry out of service for repairs


Sep 09, 2014
The Keller Ferry across the Columbia River on State Route 21 is out of service until further notice. Water is seeping into one…

Okanogan Conservation District’s NEW Fall Seed Sale


Sep 09, 2014
Just in time for Fall seeding, the Conservation District is offering two native seed mixes from Rainier Seeds Incorporated.  The…

Omak horse struck with West Nile virus


Sep 09, 2014
The Washington State Department of Agriculture is reporting that an unvaccinated horse in Omak is the second case of equine West…