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Ferry County was created out of Stevens County on February 21, 1899 and is named after Elisha P. Ferry, the state’s first governor.   The bulk of population in this welcoming community is consolidated in the county seat of Republic.  Curlew Lake is home to the airport, numerous resorts, variety of housing communities, and a State Park where there is access to hiking, fishing, boating, skiing, swimming, and other outdoor recreational opportunities.

The county borders Canada and is located in the Northeast corner in the State of Washington.  The county is surrounded by the Colville National Forest to the east and west with the Colville Federated Tribes of the Colville Reservation taking up the south half of the County.