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Some Forest Lands in Okanogan County Remain Closed


Aug 28, 2014
With Labor Day Weekend fast approaching, there are key pieces of information that will be useful to those planning trips to…





Ballots in the Mail for General Elections

By NCBI
Oct 21, 2011
Ballots for the November 8, 2011 General Election, went into the mail Thursday, October 20, 2011. If you have not…

Three Men Injured in Two Vehicle Accident South of Tonasket

By NCBI
Oct 21, 2011
Three men were injured Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle collision on Highway 97 at the Clarkson Mill Road, two miles…

Nearly 10,000 in Okanogon County to Get Social Security Increase in 2012

By NCBI
Oct 20, 2011
U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) applauded the Social Security Administration's announcement that Washington's nearly…

Stehekin resort owners file suit over ferry regulations

By Associated Press
Oct 20, 2011
A family that operates a ranch-style resort in a remote Cascades community reachable only by boat, floatplane or on foot…

The Prickley Pear Opening in Downtown Omak

By NCBI
Oct 19, 2011
Two long-time employees of former Harrison Jewelers in Omak will open a new jewelry and clothing store in the Harrison…