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Emergency Weight Restrictions Going Into Place Monday


Jan 24, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be adding Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…





Forest Service Considers Changes to Grazing Program Southeast of Tonasket

By NCBI
Dec 11, 2012
Tonasket Ranger District is looking at the livestock grazing program for Bannon, Aeneas, Revis and Tunk Cattle and Horse…

Campbell Unseats Hover in Commissioner Race

By NCBI
Dec 05, 2012
Election workers finished their manual precinct-by-precinct recount of ballots in the race for Okanogan County…

Fishing for steelhead, whitefish to close Dec. 1 on several rivers

By NCBI
Nov 30, 2012
Steelhead fisheries on the upper Columbia River will close one hour after sunset on Dec. 1 from Wells Dam to the Highway…

Recount Ordered in Okanogan Commissioner Race

By NCBI
Nov 28, 2012
Okanogan County elections department workers are preparing for a manual recount of ballots in the very tight race for…

North Cascades Highway closed for winter

By NCBI
Nov 20, 2012
The gates are closed until spring on the North Cascades Highway. Nearly two feet of new snow and several snowslides,…