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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…





PUD Issues Another Scam Alert


Feb 04, 2015
Please be on alert for another scam targeting PUD customers in Okanogan County. This latest threat comes from a pop-up message…

Second quarantine set in Okanogan County due to Avian Flu


Feb 03, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) yesterday adopted an emergency rule to establish a second quarantine zone…

Emergency Weight Restrictions Update Feb 2


Feb 02, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be adding Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…

THREE ARRESTED FOR RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY


Feb 02, 2015
Three people were arrested Sunday on residential burglary charges after they were found inside several cabins on the Sinlahekin…

THREE ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES IN MALOTT


Feb 02, 2015
Last week officers with the North Central Washington Narcotics Task Force, Okanogan County Sherriff’s office, Colville Tribal…