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SEATTLE – Wildfires in Canada are burning, and already smoke from the fires is drifting into Washington, and potentially bringing significant health risks. Smoke from wildfires can be a lethal hazard for those in affected areas and across the state as wind gusts blow smoke throughout the region.  ...
New survey finds widespread misconceptions about blood donation   NCW —  Today, the American Red Cross launches the Missing Types campaign to raise awareness for lifesaving blood donations and urge the public to make an appointment to give blood or platelets this summer.  During the Missing Types...
WINTHROP — The American Red Cross has a critical shortage of type O blood and urges eligible donors to give now to help patients facing trauma and other life-threatening situations. As a thank-you for helping replenish the blood supply, all donors who come to give blood or platelets now through...
  OKANOGAN - The Okanogan County Fair Advisory Committee is meeting 6 p.m., March 14, at the Commissioners Hearing Room 237, 4th N. in Okanogan.  There is an opening for a Committee Member. If anyone is interested. Send a letter of intent to the Okanogan County Commissioners, 123 - 5th Ave N,...

Symphony - 10 months
  Symphony Age: 10 months Sex: Spayed Female Looks Like: Domestic Long Hair Mix Animal ID: 40142810 Adoption Fee: $65 I hear a Symphony! This young girl has been in our shelter for 79 days now and is still looking for the right forever home. Symphony came to us as a stray, had probably lived...
  A message from Okanogan County Public Works OKANOGAN COUNTY - Bands of moderate to heavy snow are expected Friday night (Feb. 8) into Saturday (Feb.9). Snow will be followed by increasing north or northeast winds Saturday into Saturday night. Blowing and drifting snow will have the potential to...
  OLYMPIA – The Washington State Department of Health announced today that a King County resident with measles and several Clark County cases may have been exposed to the virus in a public location where all were present the same day and time period during their likely exposure period. The...
  A Stage 1 burn ban in Chelan, Douglas, Ferry, Kittitas, OKANOGAN, Pend Oreille and Stevens counties expired at noon today (Jan. 15, 2019), according to the Washington Department of Ecology.    Winds are expected to pick up on Wednesday, improving air quality in the region.      https://waburnbans...
  YAKIMA – A ban on outdoor burning and the use of uncertified stoves and fireplaces begins at 10 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, in Chelan, Douglas, Kittitas, Okanogan, Ferry, Pend Oreille and Stevens counties due to poor air quality predicted for the region. Restrictions on burning will continue until...
BREWSTER - Just a reminder that the Brewster Chamber of Commerce is having the January meeting at the American Legion in Brewster 9:00 am., Wed., Jan. 9, 2019. Hope to see lots of people there.   We will be announcing the new Leadership for 2019 and getting committees together for the upcoming...

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