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Comment and Open House Announced for US Navy Electronic Exercise Special Use Permit


Oct 16, 2014
The U.S. Navy has applied for a special use permit on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest to perform training exercises with…





Deputies investigating homicide near Omak

By NCBI
Feb 10, 2013
Okanogan County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a possible homicide Saturday night just outside of Omak in Brooks…

OWNER OF DEAD ANIMALS ARRESTED

By NCBI
Feb 08, 2013
Sheriff's Deputies arrested 50-year-old Lisa M. Smith of Omak Wednesday on six counts of Animal Cruelty in First Degree…

Cause of Goat Fire Determined

By NCBI
Feb 06, 2013
Last September's Goat Fire was caused by people shooting at exploding targets, according to fire investigators for the…

Stage 1 burn ban extended in Okanogan County

By NCBI
Feb 04, 2013
A Stage 1 burn ban has been extended until 10 a.m. Tuesday in Okanogan County, as air quality is unlikely to improve very…

DEPUTIES CONFISCATE MORE ANIMALS - SIX FOUND DEAD

By NCBI
Feb 01, 2013
Okanogan County Deputies, assisting the Washington Department of Fish Wildlife with a search warrant in a poaching case…