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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…





Fall Fire Danger on Methow Valley Ranger District

By NCBI
Oct 03, 2012
Fall is a popular season for many to spend time in their National Forests. Hunters, hikers and horseback riders along…

Washington's minimum wage to increase to $9.19 next year

By NCBI
Sep 28, 2012
Washington's minimum wage will increase to $9.19 per hour beginning Jan. 1, 2013, the Department of Labor &…

Obama orders federal money for July storm

By Associated Press
Sep 26, 2012
President Barack Obama has ordered federal aid to help state and local efforts recover from a severe storm in July that…

WDFW plans to eliminate wolf pack to end attacks on livestock

By NCBI
Sep 24, 2012
In response to ongoing attacks on livestock by a wolf pack in Northeast Washington that appears to be preying exclusively…

Chinook Salmon Management in Similkameen River

By NCBI
Sep 24, 2012
The Colville Tribes' Fish and Wildlife (CTFW) Department is implementing a conservation strategy for summer Chinook…