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Governor Inslee adds Okanogan County to Drought Declaration


Apr 17, 2015
On Friday, Governor Jay Inslee declared a drought in 13 river basins in Washington state, including the Okanogan River. The…





Uncooperative conditions call for burn bans in 9 EW counties


Dec 23, 2013
Unpromising weather forecasts are prompting the Washington Department of Ecology to call Stage 1 burn bans for Kittitas, Chelan,…

Twenty-Six Apply for Licenses to Grow Marijuana


Dec 04, 2013
In Okanogan County, 26 individuals or entities have now applied to the state to produce Marijuana, 16 have applied to process…

North Cascades Highway Closed for the season


Dec 03, 2013
The North Cascades Highway, SR 20, has been closed for the season. Tuesday, avalanche and maintenance crews found potentially…

Winter Weather Closes North Cascades Highway

Okanogan Country Radio


Dec 01, 2013
The Washington Department of Transportation closed Highway 20, the North Cascades Highway Sunday afternoon due to heavy snowfall…

Twenty-Five Apply for Marijuana Licenses in Okanogan County


Nov 27, 2013
In Okanogan County, 15 individuals or entities have applied to the state to produce cannabis products, 9 have applied to process…