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USFW Supervisor Forced to Remind Employees That Human Safety Comes First


Aug 29, 2018
In the wake of a July 12th incident in Okanogan County where a 25-year-old Forest Service employee was treed by wolves, and…





WDFW asks people to remove attractants to Black Bears

By NCBI
Mar 09, 2011
In a few weeks Officers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) expect to be handling calls involving…

Morton's heavy-haul corridor bill approved by Senate

By NCBI
Mar 04, 2011
Thursday, the Senate unanimously passed a measure sponsored by Sen. Bob Morton, R-Kettle Falls, to extend the heavy-haul…

WORKSHOPS EMPHASIZE USING LANGUAGE TO RESOLVE DIFFERENCES PEACEFULLY

By NCBI
Mar 04, 2011
Advocates of Nonviolent Communication have scheduled a series of educational events in the Okanogan Valley, beginning…

Canada Lynx Studied in North Central Washington

By NCBI
Mar 02, 2011
Wildlife Biologists in Okanogan County are trapping and collaring Canada lynx this winter to gather information on the…

THIRD FIRE IN FIFTEEN DAYS CLAIMS ANOTHER LIFE

By NCBI
Feb 28, 2011
An Oroville man was killed in a trailer fire on the Chesaw road Saturday night, the third fire related fatality in…