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Closed section of Rufus Woods Lake will open to anglers


Apr 14, 2014
Following the events of Sept. 11, 2001, this section of Rufus Woods Lake was closed to public access and recreational fishing…





Bridgeport High finalist for Obama speech

By Associated Press
Apr 08, 2011
Bridgeport High School in north central Washington serves a student body that is mostly Hispanic and poor, yet manages to…

Morton's heavy-haul corridor bill goes to governor

By NCBI
Apr 07, 2011
The Legislature has approved a measure sponsored by Sen. Bob Morton, R-Kettle Falls, to extend the heavy-haul industrial…

Agreement paves way for new Bridgeport water

By NCBI
Apr 06, 2011
The city of Bridgeport and the state have signed an agreement that ends a longtime water dispute and provides the city…

Legislature passes measure to give counties a heads-up about water-right transfers

By NCBI
Apr 06, 2011
Today the state House of Representatives unanimously passed Senate Bill 5555, a measure introduced by Sen. Linda Evans…

Spring Burning Plans for Tonasket Ranger District

By NCBI
Apr 04, 2011
Spring burning conditions are being evaluated by the Tonasket Ranger District. Specialist are monitoring fuel moisture of…