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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…





Washington State Patrol Hosts Kiwanis Youth Law Enforcement Career Camp

By NCBI
Jan 24, 2013
Washington State high school juniors and seniors with an interest in law enforcement as a career will have an opportunity…

British Columbia residents do not qualify for non-resident sales tax exemption in Washington

By DOR Release
Jan 24, 2013
Contrary to what some British Columbia residents appear to believe, they do not qualify for a sales tax exemption when…

Smith proposes legislation for citizens to defend against predators

By NCBI
Jan 23, 2013
Sen. John Smith, R-Colville, is leading the charge in the state Senate to resolve ongoing issues regarding the…

Rep. Joel Kretz introduces wolf relocation legislation

By NCBI
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

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