Local News

Some Forest Lands in Okanogan County Remain Closed


Aug 28, 2014
With Labor Day Weekend fast approaching, there are key pieces of information that will be useful to those planning trips to…





Evacuation Information - Update


Jul 18, 2014
Currently the Fire Activity in our area has effected Pateros, Brewster, the Chiliwist area, Lower Methow Valley and Malott.  …

Community Foundation of NCW Establishes Fire Relief Fund


Jul 18, 2014
The Community Foundation of NCW has established a Fire Relief Fund to assist those who have been affected by the devastating…

Afternoon Fire Update


Jul 18, 2014
Level 3 Evacuations are now in effect for B&O Road in Malott. ***Red Cross Shelters for evacuees include:  Omak…

HWY 97 Closed Due to Fire


Jul 17, 2014
Highway 97 has been closed from MP 257 to Pateros due to fire activity. The Sheriff's Office says the fire is very close to the…

Road Closure Update From Public Works


Jul 17, 2014
Currently Public Works has all or part of the following roads closed due to the fires in the Methow:   Stokes Road Gold Creek…