Local News

Deadlines this week


Apr 27, 2015
Tomorrow is the deadline to return your ballots in this month’s special election for the  Mid Valley Hospital Bond and the…





Avian flu quarantine lifted in Okanogan County


Feb 25, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture today lifted two avian influenza quarantines that had been in place in parts of…

Public Invited to Mobile Office Hours in Omak with Rep. Newhouse Staff


Feb 23, 2015
Congressman Dan Newhouse’s staff members will be available to meet with the anyone who needs help with a federal agency or has…

WDFW seeks public participation in planning for Sinlahekin and Scotch Creek wildlife areas


Feb 20, 2015
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will hold a public workshop March 11 to discuss the development of a new…

Recertification Class Coming in March


Feb 20, 2015
The Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board will be holding a Recertification Class on March 5, 2015 in the Commissioners’…

Okanogan Conservation District Secures Initial Funding for Carlton Complex Landowner Assistance


Feb 19, 2015
Staff at the Okanogan Conservation District have been working closely with landowners since August of 2014 to determine the…