Local News

DNR bans outdoor burning east of the Cascades


Jun 30, 2016
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today instituted a burn ban on DNR-protected lands in eastern…





Emphasis Patrols Continue in Omak Area


Jul 03, 2013
Emphasis patrols in the Omak area are continuing to prove effective in enforcing underage drinking laws. A juvenile was cited…

Agreement resolves Buckhorn Mine water quality penalties


Jul 01, 2013
Crown Resources Corp. has entered into an agreement with the Washington Department of Ecology to settle a penalty issued last…

SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATING A MURDER/SUICIDE IN MALOTT

Okanogan Country Radio


Jul 01, 2013
The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a possible murder suicide in Malott.  Sheriff Frank Rogers said deputies…

Lightning Fire Update


Jun 29, 2013
Forest Service firefighters provided initial attack response today on fires caused by a lightning storm that came through…

TWO YEAR DRUG CASE CLOSED WITH ARRESTS


Jun 28, 2013
Thursday afternoon, the North Central Washington Narcotics Task Force ended a more than two year investigation with the arrest…