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Governor Inslee adds Okanogan County to Drought Declaration


Apr 17, 2015
On Friday, Governor Jay Inslee declared a drought in 13 river basins in Washington state, including the Okanogan River. The…





WDFW plans controlled burns this month on wildlife areas in northeast Washington

By NCBI
Mar 11, 2013
Starting this month, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife plans to conduct controlled burns on parts of two…

12th District legislators to hold telephone town hall

By NCBI
Mar 11, 2013
State Sen. Linda Evans Parlette and Reps. Cary Condotta and Brad Hawkins are inviting residents of the 12th Legislative…

Forest Service Proposes Replanting Whitebark Pine on Quartz Mountain

By NCBI
Mar 11, 2013
Methow Valley Ranger District is seeking comments on a proposal to plant whitebark pine seedlings into a small area on…

Deputies Recover Stolen Vehicle

By NCBI
Mar 11, 2013
An Okanogan County Sheriff's Deputy recovered a stolen Ford Ranger early this morning, just hours after it was reported…

Former Title Company Manager Arrested for Theft

By NCBI
Mar 08, 2013
Laura D. VanBrunt. OCSO Photo. The former manager of Baines Title & Escrow in Okanogan…