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Consumer Alert: Utility Scam through Phone Solicitation


Nov 23, 2016
Please be on alert for a phone scam targeting Okanogan PUD customers and businesses. Threats come from aggressive callers posing…





Insurance ratings improve for Twisp and Okanogan County Fire District 6


Apr 15, 2014
Okanogan County Fire District 6 was successful in its efforts to improve fire insurance ratings for the Town of Twisp and the…

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…

Seatbelt emphasis yields positive results


Apr 14, 2014
Troopers conducted seatbelt emphases throughout District 6 during the month of March. As a result of the emphases, 220 citations…

Second Week of Clearing Goes Well


Apr 11, 2014
By the end of the second week of work to clear the North Cascades Highway, the East side crew had progressed more than halfway…

Crews Make Progress on North Cascades Highway


Apr 08, 2014
Department of Transportation officials say at the end of the first week of clearing, East side crews had progressed 10 miles to…