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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…





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…

Most fishing, hunting license fees increase Sept. 1

By NCBI
Aug 08, 2011
Starting Sept. 1, the base cost of most Washington hunting and fishing licenses will increase. This is the first general…

Okanogan Man Injured in Accident Near Riverside

By NCBI
Aug 08, 2011
An 89-year-old Okanogan man was injured Saturday, when his vehicle collided with a Jeep at the intersection of Kendall…

Construction Begins on Old 97 Wednesday

By NCBI
Aug 02, 2011
Construction is set to begin on Old 97 between the Chilowist Road and Malott on Wednesday. Travelers will encounter…

Fishing to open on Salmon Creek Monday

By NCBI
Jul 30, 2011
Effective dates: Aug. 1 through Oct. 31, 2011. Species affected: Smallmouth bass and Eastern brook trout. Location:…