Local News

Consumer Alert: Utility Scam through Phone Solicitation


Nov 23, 2016
Please be on alert for a phone scam targeting Okanogan PUD customers and businesses. Threats come from aggressive callers posing…





Homicide Victim’s Name Released


Sep 04, 2013
Officials have released the name of the man how was shot while hunting on Pontiac Ridge Monday. The man was identified as…

Omak Woman Killed in Car Accident


Sep 03, 2013
Early Monday morning, Okanogan County Deputies and Detectives responded to a one vehicle fatality accident near Fish Lake Road…

GROUSE HUNTER SHOT AND KILLED ON PONTIAC RIDGE


Sep 03, 2013
Monday evening Okanogan County Deputies and Detectives responded to a shooting victim on Cow Camp Road on Pontiac Ridge out of…

War Creek Road Temporarily Closed for Repair


Aug 21, 2013
Upper War Creek road will be temporarily closed for repairs beginning August 26, 2013.  The road, west of Twisp, Washington was…

Preparations in full swing at Omak Wood Products


Aug 21, 2013
Preparations to reopen the plywood mill in Omak are well underway, with more than 40 workers already hired and additional hiring…