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SR 20 North Cascades Highway to reopen April 22


Apr 21, 2016
Crews expect to swing open the winter closure gates to State Route 20, the North Cascades Highway, at 11 a.m. Friday, April 22.…





Small Plane Crashes East of Oroville


Aug 13, 2015
The Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that a small plane crashed Thursday east of Oroville catching fire and killing the pilot who…

Emergency Alert System Wakes Residents


Aug 12, 2015
Residents who had signed up for Okanogan County’s new emergency alert system were awakened early Wednesday morning with a…

Annie Restoration Project Moving Forward


Aug 10, 2015
Restoration activities are planned for 5,200 acres of National Forest Land about 17 miles east of Tonasket, Washington.  After…

Kinross To Appeal PCHB Ruling


Aug 07, 2015
On Thursday we reported that the Pollution Control Hearings Board ruled last week, that it is reasonable to require Crown…

Large Smoke Plume Over the Okanogan Coming From Wolverine Fire


Aug 01, 2015
The Wolverine fire was very active overnight and into this morning, growing to approximately 4,000 acres.  Late afternoon…