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Bighorn sheep monitoring increases with diagnosis of single case of pneumonia in Mt. Hull herd

Press Release


Mar 19, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) asks members of the public to report sightings of bighorn sheep that are…





Omak Police Officer Injured in Collision with Cattle Truck


Feb 20, 2019
An Omak police officer sustained minor injuries Tuesday, when his patrol car was struck by a cattle truck in the intersection of…

Thinning, prescribed fire planned to restore Mt. Hull area; Comment period opened February 15

Press Release


Feb 20, 2019
Tonasket, WA - 20 miles north of Tonasket, USFS Assistant Fire Management Officer Shawn Plank stands along the boundary line…

Winter Storm Warning Issued for Okanogan Valley


Feb 09, 2019
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Spokane WA 644 AM PST Sat Feb 9 2019   ...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW…

Winter Storm Watch Issued


Feb 07, 2019
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Spokane WA 442 AM PST Thu Feb 7 2019   ...SIGNIFICANT SNOW AND…

WDFW invites public comments land acquisitions in Okanogan County


Feb 06, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is inviting public comments on nine land conservation projects for…