NCW — The public is asked to join an online question and answer session with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife director.

Kelly Susewind and the North Central Regional Director Jim Brown will be available from 5 to 6 p.m., Thursday to answer questions, according to a state Department of Fish and Wildlife news release.

This virtual open house is specifically for residents in the North Central area including Chelan, Douglas, Okanogan, Grant and Adams counties. People can attend the event by going to

Susewind has been the director of the state agency for one year.

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