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Hard-fought Hirst compromise reached for rural Washington


Jan 19, 2018
After nearly a year of negotiations, Sen. Judy Warnick, former chair of the Senate’s water-related committee and lead negotiator…





Road Area & Trail Closures Planned For Azurite Mine Cleanup

By NCBI
Jul 07, 2011
During the week of July 11 trail, area and intermittent road closures will be in effect in the Harts Pass, Cady Pass and…

Fire danger rating increases to 'moderate' in Okanogan County

By NCBI
Jul 07, 2011
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced the following change in the fire danger rating…

Omak Woman Injured in Accident North of Town

By NCBI
Jul 06, 2011
An Omak woman ended up in the hospital, after she rolled her car just north of town Tuesday afternoon. According to the…

Canadian woman injured in motorcycle accident

By NCBI
Jul 05, 2011
A Canadian woman was injured in motorcycle accident Friday evening, on Highway 97 about two miles south of the Canadian…

Public meetings scheduled July 12-20 on proposed treatments for eastside lakes

By NCBI
Jul 05, 2011
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will host public meetings July 12 to 20 to discuss proposed…