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Steelhead and whitefish fisheries to close on the upper Columbia River, tributaries


Mar 25, 2015
Action:  Closure of steelhead and whitefish fishing on the upper Columbia River including the Wenatchee, Entiat, Methow,…





Students Injured in Bus Accident Involving a Semi


Mar 05, 2015
Photo Courtesy of the Washington State Patrol  Updated: WSP troopers initially tweeted that five students and the bus driver…

Emergency Weight Restrictions Update Mar 3


Mar 03, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be updating Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…

WSDA Hands-On Handler Training


Mar 02, 2015
WSDA is partnering with Washington State Tree Fruit Association and Chelan Fruit to provide a hands-on pesticide handler…

Avian flu quarantine lifted in Okanogan County


Feb 25, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture today lifted two avian influenza quarantines that had been in place in parts of…

Public Invited to Mobile Office Hours in Omak with Rep. Newhouse Staff


Feb 23, 2015
Congressman Dan Newhouse’s staff members will be available to meet with the anyone who needs help with a federal agency or has…