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WOODCUTTER KILLED BY TREE


Sep 15, 2014
A 61-year-old Oroville man died Friday when a tree fell on him on a wood cutting trip.  Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers…





Minimum Wage Jumps to $9.04 on Sunday

By Associated Press
Dec 28, 2011
Washington state's minimum wage increases by 37 cents to $9.04 an hour starting on New Year's Day. While the state's…

No exempt well water limit for livestock

By Associated Press
Dec 22, 2011
The Washington state Supreme Court says state law does not limit the amount of groundwater that can be pumped for…

Rare Ross's gull spotted in Okanogan County

By NCBI
Dec 22, 2011
A Ross's gull has been spotted on Palmer Lake in Okanogan County by Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW)…

Okanogan County Needs Your Input on Recreation

By NCBI
Dec 15, 2011
Okanogan County is updating the Outdoor Recreation Plan. A community survey is now available on the front page of the…

Ecology Extends Burn Ban for Okanogan County Again

By NCBI
Dec 15, 2011
The National Weather Service has extended the Air Stagnation Advisory for most of eastern Washington, prompting the…