Local News

Black Canyon Road Closed Due to Washout

Nov 21, 2015
Black Canyon Road, northwest of Pateros, is closed until repairs can be made.  The road will remain closed to all vehicles,…

May unemployment rate drops to 6.8 percent

Jun 19, 2013
Washington’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to an estimated 6.8 percent in May, the first time under 7 percent…

Fishing Day Celebration at Bonaparte Lake

Jun 12, 2013
Come Fish with us! Kids everywhere are invited to participate in Tonasket Ranger District’s 18th annual Fish Day Celebration…

Mudding On National Forest Is Illegal

USFS Press Release

Jun 07, 2013
Mudders, take note: It is against the law to tear up forest roads and meadows for the fun of it, and the legal and financial…

Emphasis Patrols Continuing to Prove Effective

Jun 05, 2013
With funding provided by Okanogan County Community Coalition's underage drinking prevention program, Omak Police were out on…

Jim Brown named WDFW North Central regional director

May 28, 2013
Jim Brown, a sergeant in the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife enforcement program, has been named regional director…