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Hard-fought Hirst compromise reached for rural Washington


Jan 19, 2018
After nearly a year of negotiations, Sen. Judy Warnick, former chair of the Senate’s water-related committee and lead negotiator…





Winter Forest Road Closures


Dec 09, 2014
In December of each year, many forest roads in Okanogan County are closed for the winter to wheeled vehicles.  Several of the…

Burn ban extended to Tuesday


Dec 05, 2014
The Stage 1 burn ban in Chelan, Douglas, Kittitas, Klickitat, and Okanogan counties has been extended until Tuesday because air…

RRAD Sponsors Lunch and Learn Workshop


Dec 04, 2014
Sometimes you run into someone who you suspect must be under the influence of something, because they’re acting oddly. Your…

Stage 1 burn ban called for Okanogan, Chelan, Douglas, Kittitas, and Klickitat counties


Dec 01, 2014
A Stage 1 burn ban for Klickitat, Kittitas, Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan counties has been issued for 4 p.m. today, (Dec. 1,…

Okanogan SD Closes for the Big Game Friday


Dec 01, 2014
Okanogan High School football team will be playing for the state championship in the Tacoma Dome on Friday, December 5. School…