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DNR lifts statewide burn ban


Sep 25, 2014
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources today announced that the statewide burn ban on DNR-protected lands has been…





U.S. TRANSPORTATION SECRETARY ANNOUNCES $750,000 IN 'QUICK RELEASE' EMERGENCY RELIEF FUNDS FOR WASHINGTON STATE


Sep 03, 2014
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx on Friday announced the immediate availability of $750,000 in Emergency Relief funds…

Some Forest Lands in Okanogan County Remain Closed


Aug 28, 2014
With Labor Day Weekend fast approaching, there are key pieces of information that will be useful to those planning trips to…

Governor proclaims state of emergency in Okanogan County


Aug 28, 2014
Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a proclamation declaring a state of emergency for Okanogan County following severe rainstorms earlier…

Resource Guide Available for Natural Resource and Agriculture Recovery from Carlton Complex


Aug 27, 2014
Okanogan Conservation District, working in partnership with over two dozen natural resource agencies and organizations, has…

Public Works Repairing Roads Following Thursday's Storm


Aug 25, 2014
Okanogan County Department of Public Works Road Crews will be performing road repairs along Old 97 and Chiliwist Road in the…