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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…





Search Continues for Omak Man with Alzheimer's

By NCBI
Jan 05, 2012
Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers says they are running out of options in the search for Peter Greene, missing from…

ONE ARRESTED AFTER PURSUIT...SUSPECT STARTED THE CHASE

By NCBI
Jan 04, 2012
A case of mistaken intention and a high speed pursuit landed a Pateros man in the Okanogan County Jail Tuesday night.…

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…