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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…





Recent Lightning Caused Fires in Okanogan County


Aug 21, 2014
Tuesday, firefighters from Tonasket Ranger District responded to small fires that resulted from Monday night’s lightning storm. …

Wood Chips Available


Aug 20, 2014
A pile of wood chips resulting from suppression activities on recent fires in the Methow Valley Ranger District is being made…

THREE ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES IN OMAK


Aug 20, 2014
  Three people were arrested on drug charges Tuesday following an eight month investigation into the distribution of…

ONE ARRESTED FOR DEALING DRUGS LEGION PARK, OKANOGAN


Aug 20, 2014
  During an early morning foot patrol of Legion Park on Friday, Deputies encountered four people in a tent in the park.…

FORMER POLICE OFFICER ARRESTED FOR CHILD MOLESTATION


Aug 19, 2014
  A former Coulee Dam Police Officer was arrested Friday on suspicion of Child Molestation. Thirty-five your old Joshua M.…