Local News

Steelhead and whitefish fisheries to close on the upper Columbia River, tributaries


Mar 25, 2015
Action:  Closure of steelhead and whitefish fishing on the upper Columbia River including the Wenatchee, Entiat, Methow,…





HOMELESS VETERAN FAMILIES PROGRAM OPEN HOUSE


Dec 31, 2014
Okanogan County Community Action and Hopesource – both Community Action agencies – are pleased to announce the award of the…

Program Signup Opens for Okanogan Farmers and Ranchers Affected by Floods


Dec 30, 2014
Financial assistance is available  for farmers and ranchers to repair damage from last summer's wildfires. The Farm Service…

RESIDENTS CATCH BURGLARY SUSPECT


Dec 29, 2014
A Tonasket couple found a burglar in their house early this morning. Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers said the home owners…

An Okanogan Woman was Robbed and Assaulted in South Okanogan


Dec 29, 2014
A 28-year-old Okanogan woman was robbed and assaulted in her trailer at the Blue Mountain Motel on Saturday night. At around…

IRS Phone Scam Hitting Okanogan County


Dec 22, 2014
Taxpayers beware: Scammers are coming after your hard-earned money. It's being called the "largest ever" telephone fraud scam…