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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…





Search Continues for Omak Man Missing in the River


Jun 24, 2013
Search and Rescue Crews are continuing their search of the Okanogan River this morning, looking for an Omak man who went missing…

Fire District 6 plans “Jaws of Life” demonstration for July 4


Jun 24, 2013
Okanogan County Fire District 6 (Fire District 6) volunteers will demonstrate their new   vehicle extraction tools on July 4 in…

No Injuries in Vehicle Fire on Harts Pass


Jun 20, 2013
No injuries were reported associated with Tuesday’s vehicle fire on Harts Pass Road, northwest of Winthrop, Washington.  The…

May unemployment rate drops to 6.8 percent


Jun 19, 2013
Washington’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to an estimated 6.8 percent in May, the first time under 7 percent…

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…