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Snowpack Delays Road Openings and Firewood Season


Mar 30, 2018
We rely on National Forests for so much; clean air, water, jobs, food, wood and more.  Each year, thousands of people heat their…





Campfire restrictions on DNR campgrounds in Okanogan County

By NCBI
Sep 02, 2011
Starting September 2, 2011, at 12:01 a.m, the State Department of Natural Resources will prohibit campfires in all…

Salmon Fire Grows to Over 1000 Acres

By NCBI
Aug 30, 2011
Fire officials say this morning that the Salmon Fire has grown to over 1000 acres in size. Okanogan County Emergency…

Level 2 Evacuations Ordered in Salmon Fire

By NCBI
Aug 30, 2011
As of 3:30 pm Today, Tuesday September 30th The Salmon Creek Fire is still estimated to be roughly 1100 acres.…

Fire Crews Working to Contain a Blaze in the Salmon Creek Drainage.

By NCBI
Aug 29, 2011
Fire Burning in Salmon Creek. Photo courtesy of John Andrist. Fire crews responded around…

Salmon Creek Fire Update

By NCBI
Aug 29, 2011
Flames visible from across the valley in the Salmon Creek fire. Photo courtesy John Andrist.…