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Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office urges the public to vote in K9 contest


Oct 03, 2018
The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office canine, Havoc, and his handler, Sergeant Tait Everett, have been selected among 29 other…





WDFW plans lethal action to address predation by wolf pack in Ferry County


Aug 25, 2017
State wildlife managers plan to take lethal action against a wolf pack that has repeatedly preyed on livestock in Ferry County…

Wagonroad Coulee Fire Put Out Quickly by Crews


Aug 22, 2017
Firefighter’s quick response Monday to a brush fire south of Tonasket, stopped the fire before it was able to threaten several…

Tribes Industrial Fire Precaution Level Changes


Aug 17, 2017
The Colville Business Council announced today that the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Forestry Department will set the…

Smokejumper base analysis complete; Winthrop top recommendation


Aug 15, 2017
For nearly 80 years, firefighters have utilized the North Cascades Smokejumper Base (Base) to serve eastern Washington and…

Arizona Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident


Aug 15, 2017
An Arizona man in a motorcycle accident Monday night on the Twisp-Carlton Road. Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers said…