Local News

Consumer Alert: Utility Scam through Phone Solicitation


Nov 23, 2016
Please be on alert for a phone scam targeting Okanogan PUD customers and businesses. Threats come from aggressive callers posing…





Man Turns Himself In After Shooting Near Malott


Feb 21, 2014
  Thursday afternoon, Oanogan County Deputies and emergency personnel responded to a shooting south of Malott near the…

Colville Tribal Councilman Resigns Following Rape Arrest


Feb 20, 2014
A high-ranking member of the Colville Tribal Council resigned Tuesday following his arrest on a rape charge in North Idaho.…

Townsend elected to Farm Service Agency Committee


Feb 20, 2014
Ed Townsend, of Okanogan, has recently been elected to the Farm Service Agency Okanogan County Committee. He will help direct…

Dansel’s Growth Management Act opt-out bill unanimously passes Senate


Feb 20, 2014
Before Tuesday’s deadline for the state Senate to act on legislation introduced by its members,, Sen. Brian Dansel,…

Recertification Class Coming Up March 6


Feb 19, 2014
The Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board will be holding a Recertification Class on March 6, 2014 in the Commissioner’s…