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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.,…





Road Restrictions in Place in Okanogan County

By NCBI
Feb 15, 2012
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be KEEPING emergency weight restrictions on the following County roads…

Burn Ban Starts Friday

By NCBI
Feb 10, 2012
A burn ban starts at 4 p.m. today (Friday, Feb. 10, 2012) in Okanogan County, according to the Washington Department of…

Water quality certification for hydropower license at Enloe Dam considered

By NCBI
Feb 10, 2012
As part of the licensing process for the Enloe Hydroelectric Project on the Similkameen River, the Washington Department…

Burchard Announces Retirement

By Judge Jack Burchard
Feb 08, 2012
Judge Jack Burchard has announced that he will not seek re-election for a sixth term. Here is the his letter to the…

Okanogan County Releases Draft Recreation Plan

By NCBI
Jan 31, 2012
The Paths and Trails Committee has developed a draft Recreation Plan for Okanogan County. The plan, which evaluates…