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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…





Stage 1 burn ban called in Okanogan County

By NCBI
Feb 01, 2013
A Stage 1 burn ban has been called beginning at 4 p.m. on Friday in Okanogan County due to forecasted cold temperatures…

Community Invited to Comment on Larger Fire Station

By NCBI
Feb 01, 2013
Okanogan County Fire District 6 invites the public to the next meeting of the Board of Fire Commissioners on Monday,…

Officials Raise Reward in Deer Poaching Case

By NCBI
Feb 01, 2013
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has increased the reward for information leading to the arrest of the…

WDFW will accept public comments on proposed hunting rules through Feb. 15

By NCBI
Jan 29, 2013
Hunters and other members of the public will have through Feb. 15 to comment on changes to hunting rules proposed by the…

Seventh District legislators invite constituents to telephone town hall

By NCBI
Jan 25, 2013
Recently-appointed state Senator John Smith, R-Colville, will join his 7th Legislative District seatmates, Reps. Joel…