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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…





Wash. wolf population nearly doubles in 1 year

By Associated Press
Feb 18, 2013
The number of gray wolves in Washington nearly doubled in the past year, according to a new survey released Friday by the…

2013 Emergency Weight Restrictions

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Feb 13, 2013
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be KEEPING Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as…

Deputies investigating homicide near Omak

By NCBI
Feb 10, 2013
Okanogan County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a possible homicide Saturday night just outside of Omak in Brooks…

OWNER OF DEAD ANIMALS ARRESTED

By NCBI
Feb 08, 2013
Sheriff's Deputies arrested 50-year-old Lisa M. Smith of Omak Wednesday on six counts of Animal Cruelty in First Degree…

Cause of Goat Fire Determined

By NCBI
Feb 06, 2013
Last September's Goat Fire was caused by people shooting at exploding targets, according to fire investigators for the…