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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…





Nearly 10,000 in Okanogon County to Get Social Security Increase in 2012

By NCBI
Oct 20, 2011
U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) applauded the Social Security Administration's announcement that Washington's nearly…

Stehekin resort owners file suit over ferry regulations

By Associated Press
Oct 20, 2011
A family that operates a ranch-style resort in a remote Cascades community reachable only by boat, floatplane or on foot…

The Prickley Pear Opening in Downtown Omak

By NCBI
Oct 19, 2011
Two long-time employees of former Harrison Jewelers in Omak will open a new jewelry and clothing store in the Harrison…

Three Teens Arrested in Connection with Burglaries

By NCBI
Oct 18, 2011
Three Okanogan teens have been arrested in connection with a burglary over the weekend at Randy's Towing. According to…

ASSAULTS ON COLVILLE RESERVATION MERIT OVER FOUR YEARS IN PRISON

By NCBI
Oct 07, 2011
The U.S. Attorney's office announced Friday, that 32-year-old James Edward Kensler, of Nespelem, was sentenced on Monday…