Douglas County

[3/12/19] Foster Creek Conservation District

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Are you an agricultural operator in Douglas County? If so, then the Voluntary Stewardship Program involves you! Like many other counties in Washington, Douglas County opted to take this voluntary, watershed scale approach as an alternative to the regulations of the Growth Management Act. As the lead agency for the Voluntary Stewardship Program, or VSP […]

[2/25/19] DFW Land Project Comments Due Today

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Public comments on four projects being considered by the State Department of Fish and Wildlife are due today.

[2/4/19] Physician Assistant Suspension

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State health officials have suspended the dual license of  Douglas County health care provider Robert T. Lamberton pending further legal action. Lamberton holds a physician assistant license and an expired osteopathic physician assistant license. Lamberton has been criminally charged in Douglas County Superior Court with two counts of a class B felony sex offense and […]

[12/19/18] First Day Hikes

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Washington State Parks is inviting the public to start the new year off with a First Day Hike on Tuesday, January 1, at nearly 40 state parks across Washington. “First Day Hikes are a terrific way to ring in the New Year and enjoy the beauty of Washington state parks in the winter,” said Don […]

[7/27/18] Chelan Hills Acres/Bebee Bridge Fire Update

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Motorists going to Chelan or Wenatchee should use US 97A in Chelan County on the west side of the Columbia River. There is currently no detour available and no estimated time for reopening.

[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.

[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.