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Closed section of Rufus Woods Lake will open to anglers


Apr 14, 2014
Following the events of Sept. 11, 2001, this section of Rufus Woods Lake was closed to public access and recreational fishing…





Nearly 10,000 in Okanogon County to Get Social Security Increase in 2012

By NCBI
Oct 20, 2011
U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) applauded the Social Security Administration's announcement that Washington's nearly…

Stehekin resort owners file suit over ferry regulations

By Associated Press
Oct 20, 2011
A family that operates a ranch-style resort in a remote Cascades community reachable only by boat, floatplane or on foot…

The Prickley Pear Opening in Downtown Omak

By NCBI
Oct 19, 2011
Two long-time employees of former Harrison Jewelers in Omak will open a new jewelry and clothing store in the Harrison…

Three Teens Arrested in Connection with Burglaries

By NCBI
Oct 18, 2011
Three Okanogan teens have been arrested in connection with a burglary over the weekend at Randy's Towing. According to…

Comments Sought in Transportation Planning Effort for Chewuch Watershed

By NCBI
Oct 07, 2011
Work is underway to identify a sustainable transportation system for the Chewuch watershed, north of Winthrop Washington.…