Outdoors and Recreation


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Tribal health advocates meet

PATHSTAR team participates in American Indian Institute 15th annual Native Women’s and Men’s Wellness Conference.

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Steelhead fishing to close on Okanogan, Similkameen

Closure takes affect an hour after sunset Wednesday

The upper Columbia, along with the Okanogan and Similkameen rivers, close to steelhead fishing an hour after sunset Wednesday.

All Indian tournament draws 32 teams

Top teams, all stars announced

Loup's Saturday tubing races postponed

Loup Loup Tubing Showdown will be at end of the season

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Spring black bear hunt applications due Feb. 29

Drawing will be in mid-march for 504 hunt permits in eastern Washington

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Sixth annual ski day runs Saturday

Events go through 2 p.m. at north end of Curlew Lake

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Cougar hunting seasons closed

Closure Dec. 31 affects Okanogan, Ferry counties

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Last Minute Christmas Gift Ideas

For the hunters on your shopping list

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Loup ski hill opens Wednesday, Dec. 16

Hill includes 14 inches of snow on top

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Loup opens tubing run this weekend

Skiing opens Wednesday at Loup Loup Ski Bowl

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Rule change closes some steelhead fishing

Change affects steelhead, rainbows, whitefish on Columbia, Methow rivers

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Halloween dog walk planned in Tonasket

A 3K dog walk is planned for Saturday in Chief Tonasket Park.

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Okanogan Valley Golf Course closes Monday

Dry conditions cancel Snowflake Open

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Fall Chinook season opened Saturday

Changes to Upper Columbia River fall Chinook salmon fishery

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State seeks nominations for panel

Openings available on new livestock-compensation committee


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