Local News

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…





Valentine’s Day Teen Dance and Tubing at the Loup Loup Ski Bowl


Jan 31, 2015
  This is a chaperoned, alcohol and substance free event.  All teens under the age of 18 must have a consent and release of…

Carlton Complex fire economic recovery proposal receives public hearing


Jan 30, 2015
A proposal to provide funding for economic recovery in Okanogan County after the devastating Carlton Complex Fire received a…

Quarantine set in Okanogan County to control poultry movement


Jan 30, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) has adopted an emergency rule to establish a quarantine zone in parts of…

New Avian Flu detection in Okanogan County


Jan 28, 2015
This past weekend, the Washington State Department of Agriculture received a report that several birds in a flock had died in…

BIA Road Emergency Weight Restrictions


Jan 27, 2015
BIA Branch of Roads Department is imposing Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following BIA routes in order to prevent…