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Firefighters Continue Battle Lightning Strike Fires


Jul 21, 2015
Tonasket Ranger District’s firefighters continue to respond to fires caused by Sunday night’s lightning. Almost 150 lightning…





First half property taxes due next week


Apr 21, 2014
The Okanogan County Treasurer’s Office would like to remind all taxpayers that their 2014 first half property taxes and…

Minerals Exploration Proposed For Flagg Mountain


Apr 21, 2014
Methow Valley Ranger District is seeking comments on a proposal to conduct minerals exploration in the Flagg Mountain area,…

Trailer Restriction Changed For Harts Pass Road


Apr 18, 2014
Trailer restrictions on Harts Pass Road, northwest of Winthrop Washington, have been changed for the spring season to allow for…

Open house to discuss SR 215 Omak paver, April 23


Apr 18, 2014
A five-month-long paving project on State Route 215 from Omak through Okanogan is the focus of an open house Wednesday evening…

Snow in the Forecast for North Cascades Highway


Apr 18, 2014
The forecast called for 3 to 6 inches of snow Thursday over the northern Cascades, but the temperature rose to 37 and what came…