Regional News

Fire danger increases in Eastern Washington ahead of dry cold front


Jun 20, 2017
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced today that a dry cold front will pass through Tuesday…





State Parks offers two ‘free’ days in June


May 19, 2016
The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will offer two “free days” next month: Saturday, June 4, recognition of…

“No Shovel Needed” Gardening Workshop


May 06, 2016
Everyone can grow a garden, no land needed! The WSU Master Gardeners in partnership with the Oroville Seed Library will present…

Forest Damage Reports Coming In


May 02, 2016
Road damage is becoming visible as snow melts off forest roads.  Flooding that occurred last fall, over the winter and into the…

Burned Area Closures Lifted


Apr 26, 2016
The temporary emergency closures issued during last summer’s fire season have been lifted today. The Colville National Forest…

Firewood cutting permits available forest-wide


Apr 26, 2016
Personal-use firewood cutting permits will be on sale at all Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest offices on May 2.  Woodcutting…