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WOODCUTTER KILLED BY TREE


Sep 15, 2014
A 61-year-old Oroville man died Friday when a tree fell on him on a wood cutting trip.  Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers…





Keller Ferry out of service for repairs


Sep 09, 2014
The Keller Ferry across the Columbia River on State Route 21 is out of service until further notice. Water is seeping into one…

Okanogan Conservation District’s NEW Fall Seed Sale


Sep 09, 2014
Just in time for Fall seeding, the Conservation District is offering two native seed mixes from Rainier Seeds Incorporated.  The…

Omak horse struck with West Nile virus


Sep 09, 2014
The Washington State Department of Agriculture is reporting that an unvaccinated horse in Omak is the second case of equine West…

Mine funds environmental projects in Okanogan County


Sep 09, 2014
Operators of the Buckhorn Gold Mine near Chesaw will soon spend $180,000 on projects benefiting the environment across Okanogan…

CLIMBER KILLED RAPPELLING ON LIBERTY BELL MOUNTAIN


Sep 08, 2014
An Everett man was killed in a rappelling accident on Liberty Bell Mountain over the weekend.  Okanogan County Sheriff Frank…