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  1. Rare owl found dead, hanging in a tree in Okanogan Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Bird enthusiasts are furious about the death of a rare, protected owl over the weekend. Now the Colville Tribe is investigating.

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  2. Capitol Christmas tree honors 'Heroes Near and Far'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Arlen Crum, the 8-year-old son of Okanogan County firefighter Lt. Mark Crum, got to light the 30-foot noble fir.

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  3. Disaster managers hired in Okanogan Co. through donationsRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    PATEROS, Wash. - A group of Washington nonprofits that have been active in the Carlton Complex Long Term Recovery efforts have committed one year's Disaster managers hired in Okanogan Co.

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  4. Did DNR ever look into claims of wildfire mismanagement?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    At least 200 families are preparing to sue Department Natural Resources for what they lost to the 2014 Carlton Complex. The fire that leveled a quarter million acres and 357 buildings began as just a few spot fires.

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  5. Lawsuit out of Okanogan Co. alleges DNR negligenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Lawsuit out of Okanogan Co. alleges DNR negligence The lawsuit claims DNR allowed a spot fire that started on state land to spread into the Carlton Complex.

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  6. Okanogan Co. works to recover from summer wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Okanogan Co. works to recover from summer wildfires OKANOGAN COUNTY, Wash. -- Wildfire season is over, but Okanogan County's recovery is far from done Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1iWWHXF The wildfire was part of many throughout the state that managed to consume more than one million acres.

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  7. Guest ranch survives Okanogan fires, opens for adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    The familiar views of North Cascades peaks and Methow Valley plains along Highway 20 are a welcome sight after the biggest wildfires in Washington history closed stretches of this road over the summer. "So this is been our busiest October we've ever had, and September as well," said Kathy McKay of K Diamond K Guest Ranch .

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  8. Flames burn half a million acres across WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Wildfires are still burning across the region. Rain has helped the fight but it has not been enough to put them all out.

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  9. Okanogan complex 60 percent containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Cooler temperatures have helped firefighters who continue to battle wildfires across the state, but fire danger is still extreme in many areas. Okanogan complex 60 percent contained Cooler temperatures have helped firefighters who continue to battle wildfires across the state, but fire danger is still extreme in many areas.

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  10. Okanogan residents want continued improved fire responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    The Okanogan Complex became the worst wildfire in state history this summer, surpassing the Carlton Complex that destroyed 256,000 acres and 357 buildings in 2014. Three firefighters were killed while working on the Twisp River Fire, a part of the Okanogan Complex.

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  11. Stranger donates art supplies to Omak fire victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Stranger donates art supplies to Omak fire victim OMAK, Wash. - An Omak man who helped saved seven homes from the Okanogan Complex fire got a special donation Monday.

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  12. Gap closes as Tunk Block and North Star fires mergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Monday afternoon, the Tunk Block fire closed a small one-mile gap and merged with the larger North Star Fire. Gap closes as Tunk Block and North Star fires merge Monday afternoon, the Tunk Block fire closed a small one-mile gap and merged with the larger North Star Fire.

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  13. How much rain is needed to help firefighters?Read the original story

    Aug 31, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    SPOKANE, Wash. - With all the wildfires, residents around the Inland Northwest were thrilled Sunday when rain started to fall.

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  14. Rain and rising humidity help firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Rain and rising humidity help firefighters SPOKANE, Wash. - Rain and cooler temperatures are helping firefighters battling a series of big blazes in north central Washington state.

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  15. Latest on Okanogan Complex destruction, evacuationsRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Latest on Okanogan Complex destruction, evacuations New Level 2 evacuation notices were issued for various areas Saturday as the fire grew to 302,225 acres. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1F7I4FZ OKANOGAN, Wash.

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  16. Shirts at Okanogan camp remember fallen firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Shirts at Okanogan camp remember fallen firefighters Part of the proceeds will be going to the families of the firefighters killed in Twisp. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1F4qYc6 OKANOGAN, Wash.

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  17. Twisp fire nearly out as memorial for fallen approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Twisp fire nearly out as memorial for fallen approaches The firefighters were killed when the fire outside of Twisp changed directions drastically and unexpectedly on August 19. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1EqdGvK TWISP, Wash. -- The memorial service for three firefighters killed battling the Twisp River Fire will be held Sunday, just as that fire appears to be dying down.

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  18. Tunk Block fire number one priority in Okanogan ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Fire officials said Friday the Tunk Block fire is the number one priority out of all the fires in the Okanogan Complex. Tunk Block fire number one priority in Okanogan Complex OKANOGAN, Wash.

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  19. Omak couple evacuated four times due to firesRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Omak couple evacuated four times due to fires OMAK, Wash. -- A couple from Omak said the Okanogan Complex has forced them to move four times in five days.

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  20. Firefighter camp could pose issues for Okanogan Co. FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Firefighter camp could pose issues for Okanogan Co. Fair OKANThe Okanogan County fairgrounds have been taken over by thousands of firefighters and support crews.

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