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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…





Driver testing no longer offered in some DOL offices

By NCBI
Mar 01, 2013
The State Department of Licensing announced Friday that they will no longer be offering driver knowledge and skills…

Methow River to re-open for steelhead

By WDFW
Feb 27, 2013
Actions: Open the Methow River on March 1, 2013 to fishing for steelhead and whitefish. Close two sections of the…

District 6 to receive $62,700 for Jaws of Life

By NCBI
Feb 25, 2013
The Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) has awarded Okanogan County Fire District 6 with an Assistance to…

Nine Omak Businesses pass liquor compliance checks

By NCBI
Feb 20, 2013
Omak Police Department teamed up with Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) during an undercover effort to ensure…

Wash. wolf population nearly doubles in 1 year

By Associated Press
Feb 18, 2013
The number of gray wolves in Washington nearly doubled in the past year, according to a new survey released Friday by the…