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Tribe Bans All Fireworks on Reservation This Year


Jun 16, 2016
The Colville Business Council announced today a ban on all fireworks on the Colville Indian Reservation. According to…





Omak Forming Levy Committee


Oct 23, 2013
Omak School District is now in the process of forming our levy committee.   The levy election will fall in February 2014 and…

Facilities Reopen Following Federal Shutdown


Oct 18, 2013
All Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest ranger stations, administrative offices and recreation facilities that were temporarily…

Ballots mailed this week


Oct 17, 2013
Ballots for the Nov. 5 general election were mailed Wednesday according to a release from the Okanogan County Auditor’s office.…

Volunteer Firefighters Feel Threatened and at Risk of Injury at Winthrop Station


Oct 17, 2013
Volunteer firefighters for Okanogan County Fire District 6 have been facing unsafe working conditions at the Winthrop Station…

4-H Achievement Awards Banquet


Oct 16, 2013
Parents, grandparents, friends, and alumni of 4-H all are invited to the Okanogan County 4-H Achievement Awards Banquet. This…