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Avian flu quarantine lifted in Okanogan County


Feb 25, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture today lifted two avian influenza quarantines that had been in place in parts of…





Riverside man injured in one vechicle accident early Sunday


Jan 12, 2015
A 32-year-old Riverside man was injured early Sunday when his car drove off the Conconully Highway about seven miles north…

Fire Destroys Six Apartments in Omak


Jan 08, 2015
photo by Jill Gardinier A fire occurred at Pioneer Garden Apartments in Omak overnight damaging six apartments. At 12:06 AM…

Cross Country Ski Trail Closed For Timber Haul


Jan 07, 2015
Cross country ski trail #10 in the South Summit Nordic Ski Area, will be plowed soon to allow for hauling timber salvaged after…

Comments Sought on Proposed Activities in the South Summit Forest and Fuels II Project Area


Jan 07, 2015
The Forest Service is seeking input and comments on proposed management activities in the South Summit II Forest and Fuels…

Rep. Dan Newhouse Takes Oath to Represent 4th District


Jan 06, 2015
    Today, Representative Dan Newhouse (R-WA) released the following statement after taking the oath of office in the…