To report a dangerous animal situation, or a situation that poses an immediate
danger to fish or wildlife call 227-6560 to contact Fish and Wildlife thru state patrol per Sgt Mike Charron of WDFW
are in the snow belt and have occasional power outages. Cell phones don't work in all locations and only corded phones work
when the power is out. The number to report outages is 447-3137 (PUD).
Store N' More is the closest place for gas, food, and fishing or launching licenses. Their address is 5682 HWY 211.
Speaking of fishing, it opens on the stream (the West Branch of the LIttle Spokane River) flowing out of Sacheen about
a month later than on the lake.
We have a volunteer fire department (and EMT's) with excellent response time. The Ladies of the Lake have donated funds
for equipment and toward the new building
The weekly local newspaper is the Newport Miner at 447-2433.
The Pend Oreille County offices are in Newport in the courthouse at 625 4th St. This area votes by mail.
We do have a dog ordinance, but not licensing in the unincorporated county.
Garbage pick up service is available from Excess Disposal at 208-437-4502, or go
to the transfer station on Deer Valley Rd. (call 447-3054 for days and hours).