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DNR lifts statewide burn ban


Sep 25, 2014
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources today announced that the statewide burn ban on DNR-protected lands has been…





Morton pleased Omak gets more state funding to replace aging sewer system

By NCBI
Apr 04, 2012
State Sen. Bob Morton, R-Kettle Falls, said today he was pleased to learn recently that the state Department of Ecology…

WHITE PLEADS GUILTY TO ENDANGERED SPECIES AND WILDLIFE CRIMES

By NCBI
Apr 04, 2012
Michael C. Ormsby, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington announced today that William D. White,…

Commissioners Adopt a Moratorium on Development Around Airports

By NCBI
Apr 04, 2012
On Tuesday, the Okanogan County Commissioners adopted a resolution imposing a moratorium on development around the…

School District Offers Reward in Vandalism Case

By NCBI
Apr 03, 2012
The Omak School District is offering a one thousand dollar reward for information that leads officials to the vandals…

Commission will consider adopting new hunting rules and land purchases

By NCBI
Apr 03, 2012
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission is scheduled to take action on more than a dozen proposed changes in hunting…