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Property Taxes Due This Week


Oct 28, 2014
The Okanogan County Treasurer’s office is reminding all taxpayers that 2014 second half property taxes and irrigation…





Police Seek Your Help Finding Alzheimer's Patient

By NCBI
Jan 03, 2012
Peter B Greene Officials searched all night Monday and continue looking today for a…

Hatchery steelhead, whitefish angling closes Jan. 2

By NCBI
Dec 28, 2011
Most steelhead fisheries on the upper Columbia River will close Jan. 2 from Rock Island Dam to Chief Joseph Dam, as will…

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)…