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…





Tonasket Man Arrested on Drug Charges


Jan 27, 2014
  A 58-year-old Tonasket man was arrested Sunday morning after a large number of drugs were found in the vehicle he was…

Canadian Man Dies in RV Fire in Oroville


Jan 27, 2014
An 84-year-old Saskatchewan man was found dead after the RV that he had been living in at the Princes Center in Oroville burned…

Okanogan Man Caught During Burglary at the Farm Shed


Jan 27, 2014
  A 19-year-old Okanogan man is in jail this morning, following a botched burglary at the Farm Shed in Okanogan. Early…

BURGLARS SURPRISED BY HOMEOWNER WITH BASEBALL BAT


Jan 27, 2014
  Two unsuspecting burglars got more than they bargained for when the homeowner returned home and defended himself with a…

WSU Extension Offers Course on Small-scale Farming


Jan 27, 2014
Do you have a dream of developing your own small farm?  Do you have acreage that you’d like to farm, but don’t know how to get…