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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…





Recount Required in Commissioners Race

By NCBI
Nov 19, 2012
With all the ballots counted, over 17,000 of them, the race for the Okanogan County Commission District 2 is still a dead…

Okanogan County Set to Update Hazard Risk Plans

By NCBI
Nov 14, 2012
Okanogan County has launched a project to update the Okanogan County Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan and Community Wildfire…

Tonasket man dies following crash on Hwy 20

By NCBI
Nov 14, 2012
A 54-year-old Tonasket man died Tuesday after rolling his pickup truck on Highway 20 about nine miles east of Tonasket.…

Commissioner Race Tightens

By NCBI
Nov 14, 2012
The race for Okanogan County Commissioner District 2 has been too close to call all along, and the race only got closer…

Ecology makes seasonal water level changes at Osoyoos Lake

By NCBI
Nov 08, 2012
Water levels in Osoyoos Lake in north central Washington will be lowered over the coming weeks in anticipation of the…