Local News

Omak schools scrubbing the air


Aug 26, 2015
In light of the poor air quality we are experiencing now and possibly well into the future, the Omak School District is taking…





WATV Routes Opening June 26


Jun 25, 2015
Several routes for wheeled ATVs (WATVs) will open on June 26 across the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. WATVs are different…

Scam Alert: Fake Okanogan PUD Online Payment Website


Jun 24, 2015
Please be advised that there is currently a fraudulent internet online payment scam targeting Okanogan PUD customers. The false…

Are You Ready for Wildfire? Attend a Firewise Workshop June 27 in Conconully.


Jun 23, 2015
Okanogan Conservation District is holding a Firewise workshop in Conconully on Saturday June 27 from 9 – 11 a.m. at the…

Road Repairs Continue Following Carlton Fire


Jun 23, 2015
Repair work continues on roads damaged by last year’s Carlton Complex Fire and summer storms.  Burned Area Emergency Recovery,…

Leader In Me Program Coming to East Elementary


Jun 22, 2015
East Omak Elementary school will receive nearly $80,000 over the next three years to implement the Leader In Me process, which…