Okanogan County

[6/7/18] Okanogan County WATV Penalty Proposed

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Okanogan County is considering a 500-dollar penalty for illegal riding of wheeled all-terrain vehicles.

[5/30/18] Annual Fire Safety Burn Ban Goes Into Effect This Friday, June 1

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All outdoor debris pile burning throughout Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan Counties will be strictly prohibited beginning Friday.

[5/22/18] OKANOGAN FLOOD UPDATE

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Monitoring efforts will now be managed by the county’s Department of Emergency Management and cities along the river valley.

[12/15/17] Burn ban continues in Methow Valley, expires elsewhere

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The ban in Asotin, Chelan, Douglas, Ferry, Kittitas, Klickitat, Pend Oreille, Stevens and other parts of Okanogan  Counties, expired at 10 a.m., Dec. 15.

[8/9/17] First Hint Of A Break From The Smoke Could Come As Early As This Weekend

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An air quality alert, issued by the Washington State Department of Ecology, for Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan Counties, remains in effect through noon this Saturday.