Local News

USFW Supervisor Forced to Remind Employees That Human Safety Comes First


Aug 29, 2018
In the wake of a July 12th incident in Okanogan County where a 25-year-old Forest Service employee was treed by wolves, and…





CRESCENT MOUNTAIN AND GILBERT FIRES Update 8-5


Aug 05, 2018
TWISP (August 5, 2018 :10:00am) Crescent Mountain Acres:7,671 Gilbert Acres: 38  Personnel: 180 Location: Approximately 16…

GILBERT FIRE Update 8-4


Aug 04, 2018
TWISP (August 4, 2018:7:00am) Acres: 7000 Personnel: 110 Location: 21 miles west of Twisp Start Date: July 28,…

GILBERT FIRE Update 8-3


Aug 03, 2018
TWISP (August 3, 2018:7:00am) Acres: 6000 Personnel: 98 Location: 21 miles west of Twisp Start Date: July 28,…

Effective Aug. 2, DNR Bans Outdoor Burning Statewide


Aug 01, 2018
Ninety-six percent of the state is experiencing drought-like conditions, which means a high risk of wildfires. In response,…

2018 Primary Election

Press Release


Jul 27, 2018
Primary Election Day is August 7th. You should have received your ballot by this time. If you have not, please call the County…