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Forecasted winter weather brings temporary closure of SR 20 North Cascades Highway


Nov 02, 2017
For the second time during this snowy fall, State Route 20/North Cascades Highway will temporarily close for the safety of crews…





Commissioners Holding a Hearing on Proposed Comp Plan


Nov 26, 2014
The Okanogan County Commissioners will conduct a public hearing next month to consider resolutions adopting the revised Okanogan…

North Cascades Highway closes for the winter


Nov 24, 2014
The latest blast of wintery weather on State Route 20, the North Cascades Highway, will keep it closed until next spring. The…

Noxious Weed Recertification Class Dec 4th


Nov 24, 2014
The Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board will be holding a Recertification Class on December 4, 2014 in the Commissioner’s…

Business Hours To Change at Tonasket Ranger District


Nov 21, 2014
Beginning December 1, the business hours for Tonasket Ranger District will be 8am-4:30pm with a 30-minute closure for lunch from…

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.,…