Local News

Sockeye fishery opens, salmon limits raised in Okanogan and Similkameen rivers


Jul 15, 2016
  Actions: Opens sockeye salmon to retention and raises total salmon limit. Species affected:  Sockeye and chinook salmon…





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…

Waterfall School to host Salish language classes


Oct 09, 2013
Hearts Gathered will teach Salish language classes on Tuesdays starting Oct. 22 at 6 p.m. at the Waterfall School near Omak.…

Free One Time Tire Disposal and Recycling Event


Oct 02, 2013
Okanogan County Public Health is coordinating with Wa State Department of Ecology,  Tire Disposal and Recycling and Oak Harbor…