Local News

North Cascades Highway closes for the winter


Nov 24, 2014
The latest blast of wintery weather on State Route 20, the North Cascades Highway, will keep it closed until next spring. The…





Get Your Canner Gauge Checked


Aug 07, 2014
The USDA recommends that home canners have their pressure canner dial gauges checked each year to assure safety in home…

Conservation District Assisting with Landowner Recovery from Carlton Complex


Aug 06, 2014
Okanogan Conservation District continues to take information from landowners whose natural resources and agricultural…

Carlton Complex Fire Recovery Workshop


Aug 06, 2014
Okanogan Conservation District is holding a fire recovery workshop on Saturday August 16 from 9 am-12 pm. The workshop will be…

Fire Updates for Wednesday Aug 6


Aug 06, 2014
Carlton Complex Update  - August 6, 2014         8:00 a.m. Yesterday Rising Eagle Road Fire:  Crews continued to patrol and…

New Lightning Fires Burning in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest


Aug 05, 2014
Weekend lightning storms ignited over 25 fires in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest.  Most of these fires were small, less…