Local News

TranGo Makes Adjustments Due to Hwy 20 Closure


Apr 12, 2017
TranGO (Transit for Greater Okanogan) responded to the Hwy 20 road closure over Loup Loup Pass by adding an express connection…





Steelhead fishing to close on upper Columbia River and tributaries


Mar 25, 2014
Actions: Close the Columbia River and tributaries above Rock Island Dam to fishing for steelhead. Species affected: Steelhead.…

Calibration Class Coming in April


Mar 25, 2014
The Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board will be holding a Calibration Class for backpack sprayers and ATV’s on Thursday,…

Russell Stamps hired as Division Chief for Okanogan County Fire District 6


Mar 24, 2014
A 27-year veteran of the fire service has been hired as Division Chief for Okanogan County Fire District 6. Russell “Rusty”…

One more sign of spring: studded-tire deadline looms


Mar 19, 2014
The Washington State Department of Transportation reminds drivers to remove their studded tires by midnight, March 31. Unless…

LONGTIME TRIBAL LEADER MEL TONASKET CHOSEN TO REPLACE MARCHAND ON COUNCIL


Mar 18, 2014
Omak District voters met Sunday, March 16 to fill a vacancy in the Colville Business Council, created when Benjamin E. Marchand,…