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Snowpack Delays Road Openings and Firewood Season


Mar 30, 2018
We rely on National Forests for so much; clean air, water, jobs, food, wood and more.  Each year, thousands of people heat their…





Emergency Service Dept Offering Training


May 15, 2015
#1 -       Okanogan County Flood/Fire Preparedness 2015 Meeting – Wednesday, May 27, 2015, from10 am till noon; Okanogan County…

Consumer Alert: Utility Scam Requesting Call to Unknown Number


May 13, 2015
Please be on alert for another scam targeting PUD customers in Okanogan County. The latest threat comes from a pop-up message on…

Local Forest Service Offices closed on May 27


May 12, 2015
Most local Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest offices will be closed on May 27 to accommodate training for front desk…

Rx Drugs and Heroin Abuse Focus of Town Hall Meeting


May 11, 2015
At one point or another, we’ve all used prescription drugs or over-the-counter (OTC) medicines to alleviate an illness – whether…

Ballots Counted Thursday, All CBC Incumbents Move on to General Election


May 08, 2015
Absentee Ballots were counted Thursday for the 2015 Business Council Primary Elections that were held May 2. With the final…