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Primary Results Certified Tuesday

Aug 17, 2016
One of the most crowded Washington state primary elections in recent memory is now closed. Results of the Aug. 2 primary were…

2013 Fire Season Off to an Early Start…Be Ready: Attend a Firewise Workshop June 1

May 20, 2013
Okanogan Conservation District is coordinating six Firewise workshops throughout the county this summer. The first of these will…

Emphasis Patrols Coming in June

May 15, 2013
Teens who choose to drink alcohol risk serious consequences that can affect their future, so the Omak Police Department with…

This is election filing week in Washington state

Okanogan Country Radio News

May 13, 2013
This is election filing week in Washington state. Candidates for local, state and federal office are required to declare their…

Omak Selects Superintendent


May 06, 2013
The Omak school board announced the selection of Erik Swanson for the position of superintendent beginning July 1, 2013.  …

Butler Hired by Three Rivers Hospital

May 05, 2013
Former PUD Commissioner Trish Butler has been hired by Three Rivers Hospital as the new Payroll and Accounts Payable Clerk. …