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Flooding Continues on Texas Creek - Flood Watch Extended


May 28, 2015
THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 PM PDT FOR SOUTH CNTL OKANOGAN COUNTY. FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING.…





WDFW seeks comments on land acquisition proposals


Jan 13, 2014
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is inviting public comment through Jan. 31 on current proposals to acquire…

File hunting reports by Jan. 10 to qualify for permit drawing


Jan 03, 2014
Hunters have a chance to win one of nine 2014 special hunting permits if they report this year’s hunting activities for black…

False Kidnapping Report Lands Fake Victim in Jail


Dec 27, 2013
A fake story about being robbed at gun point outside of a local bank landed a 62-year-old Okanogan woman in the Okanogan County…

Burn Ban Extended Through Monday


Dec 27, 2013
The State  Department of Ecology has extended the Stage 1 burn ban in Okanogan and eight other eastern Washington counties. The…

Uncooperative conditions call for burn bans in 9 EW counties


Dec 23, 2013
Unpromising weather forecasts are prompting the Washington Department of Ecology to call Stage 1 burn bans for Kittitas, Chelan,…