Local News

Fiber Damage and Communication Update


Jul 24, 2014
Okanogan County Communications systems were damaged further by the storm which moved through north eastern Washington late July…





Road Closure Update From Public Works


Jul 17, 2014
Currently Public Works has all or part of the following roads closed due to the fires in the Methow:   Stokes Road Gold Creek…

Campfires Banned in Okanogan-Wenatchee NF


Jul 17, 2014
Continuing hot, dry weather, worsening fire hazard, and scarcity of firefighting resources due to current large fires burning in…

Additional Evacuations Ordered


Jul 17, 2014
Fire officials have just closed Indian Dan Canyon and Paradise Hill. Indian Dan Canyon and Paradise Hill are now on Level three…

Campfires prohibited in DNR campground at Rock Lake and Rock Creek


Jul 17, 2014
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced today additional campfire restrictions in Okanogan County. …

Carlton Complex Fire Update


Jul 17, 2014
SR20 has been closed due to fire activity.  The closure goes from Loup Loup mile post marker 206 to mile post 15.  This is…