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Omak Schools Will Seek Bond and Levy in February

Sheila Corson, Communications Officer

Omak School District


Dec 05, 2017
With a huge reduction in the levy, Omak Schools will ask for both a smaller levy and a bond in February 2018, with a net…





Fire Update from Okanogan PUD


Jul 19, 2014
Due to the fires in Okanogan  County,  the communities   of Pateros,  Carlton,  Twisp  and Winthrop  along with  outlying  areas…

Carlton Complex Fire Update


Jul 19, 2014
The Carlton Complex fires started on July 14, by lightning from a weather system that moved through the Methow Valley. The fires…

Evacuation Information - Update


Jul 18, 2014
Currently the Fire Activity in our area has effected Pateros, Brewster, the Chiliwist area, Lower Methow Valley and Malott.  …

Community Foundation of NCW Establishes Fire Relief Fund


Jul 18, 2014
The Community Foundation of NCW has established a Fire Relief Fund to assist those who have been affected by the devastating…

Afternoon Fire Update


Jul 18, 2014
Level 3 Evacuations are now in effect for B&O Road in Malott. ***Red Cross Shelters for evacuees include: ? Omak…