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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…

Meeting To Share Information About Forest Plan Revision Process

Aug 24, 2011
Methow Valley Ranger District will host a meeting September 7, 2011 to share information about the Forest Plan Revision…

Officials Expect Containment Today on Washington Flats Fire

Aug 23, 2011
Firefighters expect to contain the Washington Flats fire today. The fire has now burned 1,100 acres northwest of Grand…

Washington Flats Fire Burning Near Coulee Dam

Aug 22, 2011
Helicopter dipping water out of the Columbia River to douse the flames of the Washington Flats fire.…

Weekday Closure at Washington Pass While Overlook Trail is Paved

Aug 19, 2011
Washington Pass parking area and overlook trail will be closed weekdays beginning Monday morning, August 22, 2011. The…

Ecology starts review of Pateros shoreline program update

Aug 19, 2011
The Department of Ecology is asking for public comment on the city of Pateros's new master program for its two-and-a-half…