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Businesses ignoring pandemic closure orders can be cited and fined under emergency rules filed today

News Release


May 26, 2020
Washington businesses that decide to open or operate in direct violation of Gov. Inslee’s Stay Home, Stay Healthy order may be…





Fire Crews Working to Contain a Blaze in the Salmon Creek Drainage.

By NCBI
Aug 29, 2011
Fire Burning in Salmon Creek. Photo courtesy of John Andrist. Fire crews responded around…

Salmon Creek Fire Update

By NCBI
Aug 29, 2011
Flames visible from across the valley in the Salmon Creek fire. Photo courtesy John Andrist.…

Multi Vehicle Accident Sends Three to Hospital

By NCBI
Aug 26, 2011
Three people were injured in a multiple car accident at the stoplight on Highway 97 at the south entrance to Omak…

Oregon Man Injured in Accident West of Okanogan

By NCBI
Aug 26, 2011
An Oregon man was transported to Mid Valley Hospital Thursday following a two-vehicle accident on Highway 20 west of…

Two Dead One Wounded in Shooting

By NCBI
Aug 26, 2011
Two women are dead and a third wounded in a 5 p.m. shooting in Okanogan Thursday. Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers…