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100 Percent Compliance from Alcohol Retailers; Sage Shop Sells Pot to Teen


May 06, 2016
Thursday night, the Omak and Oroville Police Departments conducted local alcohol and marijuana retail compliance checks in Omak,…





Fishing Day Celebration at Bonaparte Lake


Jun 12, 2013
Come Fish with us! Kids everywhere are invited to participate in Tonasket Ranger District’s 18th annual Fish Day Celebration…

Mudding On National Forest Is Illegal

USFS Press Release


Jun 07, 2013
Mudders, take note: It is against the law to tear up forest roads and meadows for the fun of it, and the legal and financial…

Emphasis Patrols Continuing to Prove Effective


Jun 05, 2013
With funding provided by Okanogan County Community Coalition's underage drinking prevention program, Omak Police were out on…

Jim Brown named WDFW North Central regional director


May 28, 2013
Jim Brown, a sergeant in the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife enforcement program, has been named regional director…

Okanogan Man One of WDFW’s 2013 ‘Citizen Awards’


May 22, 2013
Cougar enthusiasts from Okanogan County, fish restoration experts from Wenatchee, and landowners from Naches and Sammamish…