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Campfire restrictions in Okanogan County


Jul 27, 2017
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced today the following changes in fire danger rating on…





Local Retailers Pass With Flying Colors in Compliance Checks


Mar 21, 2017
On Friday March 17th, Omak Police Department and Brewster Police Department in partnership with Okanogan County Community…

Spring Maintenance at Zosel Dam begins


Mar 17, 2017
As spring weather returns to the Okanagan Valley, operators at Zosel Dam will be pursuing maintenance and modernization tasks at…

WDFW plans controlled burns on wildlife areas in eastern Washington


Mar 16, 2017
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) plans to conduct controlled burns this spring on parts of three wildlife…

FORMER VICE PRINCIPLE OF LAKE ROOSEVELT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS IN FEDERAL PRISON FOR RECEIPT OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY


Mar 14, 2017
Joseph H. Harrington, Acting United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced that Nathan…

Operations at Zosel Dam switch to spring mode


Mar 08, 2017
Operators at Zosel Dam are slowly increasing the water level of Lake Osoyoos from winter to spring operating elevations to…