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Burn ban extended for three counties in Eastern Washington

Nov 17, 2014
The Washington Department of Ecology is extending a Stage 1 burn ban in Franklin, Okanogan and Walla Walla counties to 10 a.m.,…

Drug Raid Lands Two in Jail

Mar 30, 2012
Two Oroville residents were arrested Wednesday, following a raid on their home by the North Central Washington Narcotics…

Okanogan Man Killed in One Vehicle Accident

Mar 27, 2012
An Okanogan man was killed in a one vehicle rollover accident Monday night, just outside of Okanogan. Okanogan County…

Omak Spring Clean Up Date Set

Mar 23, 2012
CITY OF OMAK SPRING CLEAN-UP APRIL 14, 2012 Sunrise Disposal will be picking up yard debris on Saturday, April 14,…

North Cascades Highway clearing starts March 26

Mar 23, 2012
Early Monday morning, a five-man maintenance crew and their collection of snow-clearing equipment will head west up State…

Wash. unemployment rate drops to 8.2 percent

By Associated Press
Mar 21, 2012
The state's unemployment rate has dropped to 8.2 percent, an improvement that will likely shorten the number of weeks…