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Sockeye fishery opens, salmon limits raised in Okanogan and Similkameen rivers


Jul 15, 2016
  Actions: Opens sockeye salmon to retention and raises total salmon limit. Species affected:  Sockeye and chinook salmon…





Colville Tribal Headquarters Building Lost To Fire

Press Release


Jul 29, 2013
Fire claimed the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation’s Headquarters located at the Colville Indian Agency early…

Forest Roads West of Conconully Temporarily Closed for Repair


Jul 27, 2013
Forest road 3800, west of Conconully Washington, will be closed for repair work August 5th through August 16th.  3800 is the…

Power restored in Winthrop, Twisp after wildfire

Associated Press


Jul 16, 2013
A spokesman for the Okanogan Public Utility District says power has been restored in Winthrop and Twisp. The north central…

Some Firefighters Are Being Released From Sun Mountain Fire


Jul 16, 2013
The Entiat Hotshot Crew will be flown out of the Sun Mountain Fire at the end of their shift tonight.  They will be returning…

Wilderness Fire Grows to Ten Acres


Jul 11, 2013
This afternoon’s gusty winds pushed the Sun Mountain fire to about 10 acres in size. The fire is burning in the Lake Chelan…