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…





SR 20 North Cascades Highway clearing begins


Mar 19, 2016
There’s good news for drivers of Washington’s northern-most Cascade mountain pass – crews are beginning efforts to reopen the…

Newhouse to Host Land Management and Wildfire Preparedness Roundtable in Okanogan


Mar 18, 2016
Congressman Dan Newhouse (R-WA) announced that he will host a Land Management and Wildfire Preparedness Roundtable in Okanogan…

Westfork Road Sluffing Off Into Reservoir


Mar 18, 2016
Portions of the Westfork Road in Conconully have sluffed off into the lower reservoir, narrowing, but not destroying the road. …

Lack of Skiers Not Snow May Close Loup Loup Ski Bowl


Mar 17, 2016
The ski conditions are described as excellent spring skiing, but a lack of skiers swooshing down the slopes may close the Loup…

Tonasket woman killed in accident south of Oroville Tuesday


Mar 16, 2016
A 47-year-old Tonasket woman was killed Tuesday afternoon when the vehicle she was riding in was struck on Highway 97 about…