Conservation groups hope to work with utility
In an effort to open discussions with Okanogan County Public Utility District about the future of Enloe Dam, American Whitewater decided not to file an appeal of the dam’s federal 50-year, power-generation license.
Ban on outdoor burns lifted for tribal members
Attorney general rules on marijuana business regulation
The state attorney general released an opinion last week confirming the authority of municipalities to regulate marijuana businesses within their jurisdictions.
Bill would require labeling of fish sold in the state
Department of Fish and Wildlife wants to control more land in Tunk Valley, the Kettle River are and Grand Coulee
Executive session set for Friday on bill that would allow American Indians to clear 'Fish Wars' records
All-time highs set throughout region
Record-setting temperatures swept through North-Central Washington over the weekend and Monday.
The first snow survey of the year confirms what casual observers of Okanogan County weather already knew: There’s not much snow out there.
As the state reviews business license applications to produce, process and sell recreational marijuana, law enforcement agencies are deciding how to handle issues associated with possession.
A field trip to the Stonerose fossil site proved to be particularly lucky for one Paschal Sherman Indian School student.
Bureau of Land Management plans to burn about 1,150 acres of public land prior to Feb. 28
City hits high of 61 today; Winthrop reaches 53
Association to host "legislative day," reception
Localized flooding expected this weekend
National Weather Service updates warnings for North-Central Washington
Environmental groups challenged decision to manage resources and reduce fire hazard
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