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Fire Danger Increases in Parts of Eastern Washington


Jun 14, 2018
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR), in cooperation with partnering agencies, is implementing the…





Largest airport rehabilitation project for WSDOT Aviation temporarily closes airport near Winthrop


May 03, 2018
Methow Valley State Airport’s pavement is 22 years old. Later this month, Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT)…

Twisp Insurance Agency Named 2018 SBA Seattle District Family-Owned Small Business of the Year


May 03, 2018
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) 2018 Seattle District Family-Owned Small Business of the Year is Melbourn Insurance…

Supreme Court to Hold Community Visit with Colville Confederated Tribes


May 01, 2018
The Washington Supreme Court’s nine justices will hold a community forum with the Colville Confederated Tribes in a historic…

Firewood Permits Available Soon


Apr 25, 2018
Even as the snowline slowly creeps up the mountains, thoughts turn toward preparing for the next winter.  For many, that…

Fire Destroys Outbuilding on Ash Street


Apr 19, 2018
Quick work by Omak Fire crews kept a outbuilding fire from destroying neighboring houses on Wednesday night.  Omak Fire Chief…