Local News

SR 20 North Cascades Highway to reopen April 22


Apr 21, 2016
Crews expect to swing open the winter closure gates to State Route 20, the North Cascades Highway, at 11 a.m. Friday, April 22.…





Colville Tribes’ Fish and Wildlife Awarded BPA Contract for Restoration Work in the Methow


Sep 02, 2015
The Colville Tribes’ Fish and Wildlife (CTFW) Department was recently awarded a contract for over $417,000 from Bonneville Power…

Okanogan Conservation District Ready to Help with Recovery from 2015 Wildfires


Aug 31, 2015
Okanogan Conservation District is mobilizing to help landowners whose natural resources and/or agricultural infrastructure has…

Conservation District Tips for After the Fire


Aug 28, 2015
Residents affected by the Okanogan Complex and North Star Fires are beginning to return home. However, risks from the fire are…

Omak schools scrubbing the air


Aug 26, 2015
In light of the poor air quality we are experiencing now and possibly well into the future, the Omak School District is taking…

Area Closure on National Forest Lands East of Tonasket


Aug 23, 2015
National Forest lands east of Tonasket Washington and south of Highway 20 are closed to public access due to the Tunk Block and…