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Black Canyon Road Closed Due to Washout

Nov 21, 2015
Black Canyon Road, northwest of Pateros, is closed until repairs can be made.  The road will remain closed to all vehicles,…

Rep. Joel Kretz introduces wolf relocation legislation

Jan 22, 2013
After Western Washington legislators extolled the value of wolf packs in Eastern Washington, Rep. Joel Kretz decided that…

Burn bans in Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan counties to be lifted Saturday

Jan 18, 2013
The state Department of Ecology will lift the Stage I burn ban in Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan counties beginning at 8…

Ecology issues burn ban in Okanogan county

Jan 15, 2013
The Washington Department of Ecology has issued Stage 1 burn bans in Kittitas, Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan counties. The…

U.S., Canada, Washington State agree to new cross-border lake operations

Jan 14, 2013
U.S. and Canadian authorities have reached an agreement with the state of Washington to renew and update joint operations…

Cougar hunting seasons to close Jan. 15 in several areas of the state

Jan 13, 2013
Cougar hunts in several areas of the state will close at 12:01 a.m. Jan. 15 after harvest guidelines for the animals were…