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Avian flu quarantine lifted in Okanogan County


Feb 25, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture today lifted two avian influenza quarantines that had been in place in parts of…





Whites sentenced in wolf poaching case

By Associated Press
Jul 12, 2012
Three residents of Twisp have been sentenced for violating the Endangered Species Act in a case involving the poaching of…

Juvenile Arrested for Stealing Two Vehicles in Same Day

By NCBI
Jul 12, 2012
A 15-year-old Pateros boy was arrested Wednesday afternoon after he admitted to stealing two vehicles in the same day.…

Okanogan County limited-entry deer hunt applications due Aug. 15

By NCBI
Jul 09, 2012
Hunters have until Aug. 15 at midnight to apply for an opportunity to hunt deer this fall on the 6,000-acre Charles and…

Wild Horse Populations Are Gaining in Numbers

By NCBI
Jul 06, 2012
There are an estimated 1,000 wild horses roaming free on the Colville Indian Reservation which have caused significant…

New ferry will be called "Sanpoil."

By Associated Press
Jun 27, 2012
The newest and smallest state ferry boat finally has a name. The new Keller Ferry will be called the Sanpoil. That's the…