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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…





Construction Begins on Old 97 Wednesday

By NCBI
Aug 02, 2011
Construction is set to begin on Old 97 between the Chilowist Road and Malott on Wednesday. Travelers will encounter…

Fishing to open on Salmon Creek Monday

By NCBI
Jul 30, 2011
Effective dates: Aug. 1 through Oct. 31, 2011. Species affected: Smallmouth bass and Eastern brook trout. Location:…

Fishing for runaway triploid trout opens Monday below Chief Joseph Dam

By NCBI
Jul 30, 2011
A 17-mile stretch of the Columbia River between Bridgeport and Brewster, Washington, is about to become a hotspot for…

Comment Period Extended for Forest Plan Revision

By NCBI
Jul 30, 2011
In response to requests, the Colville and Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forests are extending the comment period for the…

Okanogan County limited-entry deer hunt applications due Aug. 17

By NCBI
Jul 30, 2011
Okanogan County limited-entry deer hunt applications due Aug. 17 OLYMPIA - Hunters have until Aug. 17 at midnight to…