OLYMPIA - Gov. Jay Inslee has extended a proclamation that provides cash assistance to families and individuals impacted by wildfires.
OKANOGAN – The Cold Springs Fire, which began Sept. 6 southeast of Omak near Omak Lake, destroyed 78 homes and 60 other buildings, killed livestock, pets and wildlife, and left much of the southwest portion of the Colville Indian Reservation as a charred landscape.
OKANOGAN – Volunteers from the Okanogan County Fairgrounds are hosting veterinarians from World Vets Okanogan Area Disaster Relief during the Cold Springs Fire.
OMAK – Businesses that suffered losses from wildfires in Okanogan County this year can contact the Economic Alliance about grants and other small business support.
OKANOGAN – Although some areas within the Cold Springs Fire area remain smoldering, the Okanogan County Public Utility District has restored electricity to customers whose service can be restored.
- Okanogan cleanup day is Nov. 7
- Appeals court: Parental rights should be terminated
- Alta Vista shuts off water for year
- Republic man wins appeal
- Modern firearms hunting opens Oct. 17
- Fire destroys $3.74 million in Douglas County taxable property
- Man suspected of going after assessor’s office worker with bat
- White sturgeon juvenile numbers decline
- Lonnie Stephen Emery
- Okanogan seeks property tax increase