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Comment and Open House Announced for US Navy Electronic Exercise Special Use Permit


Oct 16, 2014
The U.S. Navy has applied for a special use permit on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest to perform training exercises with…





Fire Burning in the Cape LaBelle Area

By NCBI
Aug 16, 2011
Fire crews have been called to fight a brush fire burning in the Cape LaBelle area east of Tonasket. Fire District #16…

Forest Service Fire Catch New Fires

By NCBI
Aug 16, 2011
Forest Service firefighters responded to two small fires in on National Forest Land in Okanogan County yesterday. Both…

Brewster Woman Injured in Early Morning Crash

By NCBI
Aug 15, 2011
A 21-year-old Brewster woman was injured in a two vehicle crash just south of the Brewster city limits early Monday.…

Unsafe toxin at Rufus Woods Lake closes in-water recreation

By NCBI
Aug 12, 2011
An unsafe level of algae toxin has been discovered at Rufus Woods Lake, prompting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to…

Fire Crews Responding to Lightning Strikes on National Forest

By NCBI
Aug 11, 2011
Forest Service firefighters have responded to reports of smoke since the lightning storm moved through Okanogan County…