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Governor Inslee adds Okanogan County to Drought Declaration


Apr 17, 2015
On Friday, Governor Jay Inslee declared a drought in 13 river basins in Washington state, including the Okanogan River. The…





Agreement resolves Buckhorn Mine water quality penalties


Jul 01, 2013
Crown Resources Corp. has entered into an agreement with the Washington Department of Ecology to settle a penalty issued last…

SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATING A MURDER/SUICIDE IN MALOTT

Okanogan Country Radio


Jul 01, 2013
The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a possible murder suicide in Malott.  Sheriff Frank Rogers said deputies…

Lightning Fire Update


Jun 29, 2013
Forest Service firefighters provided initial attack response today on fires caused by a lightning storm that came through…

TWO YEAR DRUG CASE CLOSED WITH ARRESTS


Jun 28, 2013
Thursday afternoon, the North Central Washington Narcotics Task Force ended a more than two year investigation with the arrest…

Forest Roads West of Conconully Temporarily Closed for Repair


Jun 28, 2013
Temporary road closures in July and August will allow crews to complete repairs on two roads west of Conconully, Washington. …