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Burn ban extended for three counties in Eastern Washington


Nov 17, 2014
The Washington Department of Ecology is extending a Stage 1 burn ban in Franklin, Okanogan and Walla Walla counties to 10 a.m.,…





Omak Man Sentenced to Prison for Domestic Violence on the Reservation

By NCBI
Jan 11, 2013
A 21-year-old Omak man was sentenced Thursday to nine years in federal prison for two domestic violence related crimes on…

Should motorists pay by the mile to drive?

By Associated Press
Jan 09, 2013
Washington state transportation officials are exploring whether to charge drivers by the mile to use state highway and…

Comments Sought on Management Activities in the South Summit Forest and Fuels Project Area

By NCBI
Jan 07, 2013
The Forest Service is seeking input and comments on proposed management activities in the South Summit Forest and Fuels…

Trophy Deer being killed in Okanogan County; Public Help Being Sought

By NCBI
Jan 07, 2013
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Program has been investigating several incidents of trophy…

Republican leader welcomes Colville's John Smith to state Senate

By Okanogan Country Radio News
Jan 04, 2013
Sen. Mark Schoesler, leader of the state's Republican senators, said today he is looking forward to serving with John…