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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…





Water quality certification for hydropower license at Enloe Dam considered

By NCBI
Feb 10, 2012
As part of the licensing process for the Enloe Hydroelectric Project on the Similkameen River, the Washington Department…

Burn Ban Starts Friday

By NCBI
Feb 10, 2012
A burn ban starts at 4 p.m. today (Friday, Feb. 10, 2012) in Okanogan County, according to the Washington Department of…

Burchard Announces Retirement

By Judge Jack Burchard
Feb 08, 2012
Judge Jack Burchard has announced that he will not seek re-election for a sixth term. Here is the his letter to the…

Okanogan County Releases Draft Recreation Plan

By NCBI
Jan 31, 2012
The Paths and Trails Committee has developed a draft Recreation Plan for Okanogan County. The plan, which evaluates…

7th District law makers to host telephone town hall meeting

By NCBI
Jan 27, 2012
Rep. Joel Kretz and Rep. Shelly Short are inviting constituents in the 7th Legislative District to participate in a…