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Firefighters Continue Battle Lightning Strike Fires


Jul 21, 2015
Tonasket Ranger District’s firefighters continue to respond to fires caused by Sunday night’s lightning. Almost 150 lightning…





THREE RIVERS HOSPITAL, AERO METHOW TO HOST URGENT CARE CLINIC OVER HOLIDAY WEEKEND


May 18, 2015
Three Rivers Hospital and Aero Methow Rescue Service are partnering to host an urgent care clinic over Memorial Day weekend.…

Emergency Service Dept Offering Training


May 15, 2015
#1 -       Okanogan County Flood/Fire Preparedness 2015 Meeting – Wednesday, May 27, 2015, from10 am till noon; Okanogan County…

Consumer Alert: Utility Scam Requesting Call to Unknown Number


May 13, 2015
Please be on alert for another scam targeting PUD customers in Okanogan County. The latest threat comes from a pop-up message on…

Local Forest Service Offices closed on May 27


May 12, 2015
Most local Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest offices will be closed on May 27 to accommodate training for front desk…

Rx Drugs and Heroin Abuse Focus of Town Hall Meeting


May 11, 2015
At one point or another, we’ve all used prescription drugs or over-the-counter (OTC) medicines to alleviate an illness – whether…