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Comment and Open House Announced for US Navy Electronic Exercise Special Use Permit

Oct 16, 2014
The U.S. Navy has applied for a special use permit on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest to perform training exercises with…

Three Men Injured in Two Vehicle Accident South of Tonasket

Oct 21, 2011
Three men were injured Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle collision on Highway 97 at the Clarkson Mill Road, two miles…

Stehekin resort owners file suit over ferry regulations

By Associated Press
Oct 20, 2011
A family that operates a ranch-style resort in a remote Cascades community reachable only by boat, floatplane or on foot…

Nearly 10,000 in Okanogon County to Get Social Security Increase in 2012

Oct 20, 2011
U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) applauded the Social Security Administration's announcement that Washington's nearly…

The Prickley Pear Opening in Downtown Omak

Oct 19, 2011
Two long-time employees of former Harrison Jewelers in Omak will open a new jewelry and clothing store in the Harrison…

Three Teens Arrested in Connection with Burglaries

Oct 18, 2011
Three Okanogan teens have been arrested in connection with a burglary over the weekend at Randy's Towing. According to…