Burn bans lifted in some jurisdictions

OKANOGAN – Several local jurisdictions have lifted their burn bans.

Okanogan County commissioners lifted the county-wide ban Oct. 8.

Bans in Okanogan and Omak were lifted Oct. 1.

Burn bans remain in effect in Douglas and Ferry counties.

Federal and state agencies have reduced their fire restrictions in recent weeks.

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