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Stage 1 burn ban called for Okanogan County


Nov 09, 2018
A ban on outdoor burning and the use of uncertified stoves and fireplaces begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10, in Okanogan…





Fire Crews Responding to Lightning Strikes on National Forest

By NCBI
Aug 11, 2011
Forest Service firefighters have responded to reports of smoke since the lightning storm moved through Okanogan County…

Firewood Area Opened on Tonasket Ranger District

By NCBI
Aug 10, 2011
Woodcutters are invited to help the Forest Service remove piles of dead lodgepole southeast of Tonasket on the north side…

NCNB Hosts School Supply Drive

By NCBI
Aug 09, 2011
North Cascades National Bank (NCNB) is hosting a school supply drive to support local schools. Donations will be…

Forest Plan Revision Webinars

By NCBI
Aug 08, 2011
The Colville and Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forests are hosting two toll-free online informational webinars as…

Blackpine Lake Campground Reopened

By NCBI
Aug 08, 2011
Blackpine Lake Campground reopened this week. The popular campground southwest of Twisp has been closed this year for…