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Comment and Open House Announced for US Navy Electronic Exercise Special Use Permit

Oct 16, 2014
The U.S. Navy has applied for a special use permit on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest to perform training exercises with…

Two Injured when Vehicle Strikes Cows in the Road

Nov 02, 2012
Two people were injured Thursday night after their car struck two cows in the roadway on Highway 155 about 5 miles south…

Another Reminder: Omak school board seeking new member

Nov 01, 2012
The Omak School District is still looking for applicants to fill a vacant seat on the school board. The District 4 seat…

Argument Leads to Shooting in Pateros

Oct 31, 2012
A 22-year-old Pateros man is in Central Washington Hospital today after being shot by his father during a heated…

Commission invites public comments on livestock compensation

Oct 30, 2012
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will invite public comments on a proposed update to rules for compensating…

Turn lanes, warning beacons may be lower-cost way to reduce collisions

Oct 15, 2012
Engineers have revised their plans for the US 97/Cameron Lake Road intersection thanks to feedback from the public at…