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DNR lifts statewide burn ban


Sep 25, 2014
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources today announced that the statewide burn ban on DNR-protected lands has been…





ONE ARRESTED FOR DEALING DRUGS LEGION PARK, OKANOGAN


Aug 20, 2014
  During an early morning foot patrol of Legion Park on Friday, Deputies encountered four people in a tent in the park.…

FORMER POLICE OFFICER ARRESTED FOR CHILD MOLESTATION


Aug 19, 2014
  A former Coulee Dam Police Officer was arrested Friday on suspicion of Child Molestation. Thirty-five your old Joshua M.…

TONASKET MAN KILLED IN ACCIDENT ON HWY 7


Aug 18, 2014
A Tonasket man was killed in a one vehicle accident early Saturday on Highway 7 near Oroville. Okanogan County Sheriff Frank…

Many Forest Areas, Recreation Sites to Reopen Sunday on Methow Valley and Tonasket Ranger Districts


Aug 16, 2014
As of Sunday, August 17, Methow Valley and Tonasket Ranger Districts on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest are opening many…

OCHS Hosting Presentations on Seagoing Cowboys


Aug 15, 2014
The Okanogan County Historical Society is sponsoring three presentations on a group called the Seagoing Cowboys who volunteered…