Okanogan

[10/7/19] Grizzly Meeting in Okanogan Tonight

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Government agencies continue to solicit public comments tonight at a public meeting in Okanogan. The US Department of Fish & Wildlife and National Park Service introduced the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Grizzly Bear Restoration and are accepting public comment through October 24th.     Previous meetings with Chelan County Commissioners have provided a near unanimous […]

[10/3/19] Okanogan Firefighter Succumbs to Injuries Sustained in Spring Coulee Fire

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Okanogan County Fire District #3 Media Contact: Maurice Goodall Okanogan County Emergency Management (509) 429-2576 em@co.okanogan.wa.us October 3, 2019 0800 Hours For Immediate Release Okanogan Firefighter Succumbs to Injuries Sustained in Spring Coulee Fire Okanogan, Wash. – Assistant Chief Christian Johnson with Okanogan County Fire District #3 Okanogan, succumbed to his injuries sustained while engaged […]

[5/14/18] Chelan secures a place in Regional bracket

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They won the game against Omak,  to secure a place at regionals next weekend. 

Final score   Chelan  16      Omak  6

[4/11/18] On a day that started out dark & rainy, Chelan came away with team victories

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Chelan hosted league rival Okanogan and came away with team victories for both the girls (uncontested) and boys teams.

[8/30/17] Air quality alert in effect

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An air quality alert has been issued by the Washington Department of Ecology for Douglas, Chelan and Okanogan Counties. Including but not limited to the communities of Omak, Twisp, Winthrop and Chelan.