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Avian flu quarantine lifted in Okanogan County

Feb 25, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture today lifted two avian influenza quarantines that had been in place in parts of…

Canning Meat and Seafood Workshop Coming to Okanogan

Sep 13, 2012
Washington State University Extension is offering a canning meat and seafood workshop on Monday, October 1 from 6:00 -…

Shoreline program approved for city of Pateros

Sep 12, 2012
Washington Department of Ecology Director Ted Sturdevant has approved the city of Pateros's comprehensive update to its…

Teck Admits to Pollution Dumping In Columbia River

Sep 11, 2012
A week before trial was to begin in U.S. District Court in Yakima over Teck Metals, Inc.'s liability for contamination…

Evacuations Ordered in Gold Creek

Sep 11, 2012
UPDATE AT 6 P.M. MONDAY Residents in the South Fork of Gold Creek have been notified of a Level 3 Evacuation Level…

Colvilles capture, collar third gray wolf

By Associated Press
Sep 06, 2012
Two wildlife biologists with the Colville Confederated Tribes have captured and collared a gray wolf on the reservation.…