The Indian Health Service Colville Service Unit announced the Nespelem and Omak clinics will be closed today, Sept. 15, due to smoky conditions.

A release from IHS asks anyone with a medical emergency to follow after-hours protocols.

Previously, the Colville Tribal Administration issued administrative leave for Sept. 15-16 and the Colville Tribal Air Quality Program released an air quality warning that extends through Friday. That warning can be read here.

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