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Diamond Creek Fire Closure To Remain In Place


Oct 04, 2017
While Diamond Creek Fire is not out, the potential for significant perimeter growth is limited.  Future written updates will…





Carlton Complex fire economic recovery proposal receives public hearing


Jan 30, 2015
A proposal to provide funding for economic recovery in Okanogan County after the devastating Carlton Complex Fire received a…

Quarantine set in Okanogan County to control poultry movement


Jan 30, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) has adopted an emergency rule to establish a quarantine zone in parts of…

New Avian Flu detection in Okanogan County


Jan 28, 2015
This past weekend, the Washington State Department of Agriculture received a report that several birds in a flock had died in…

BIA Road Emergency Weight Restrictions


Jan 27, 2015
BIA Branch of Roads Department is imposing Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following BIA routes in order to prevent…

Emergency Weight Restrictions Update


Jan 26, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be adding Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…