Local News

Some Races Fill Up as Filing Week Comes to a Close


May 21, 2018
Filing week ended Friday and several local races saw multiple candidates throw their hat in the ring. The most crowded race…





Improved Access to Snowy Lakes


Dec 11, 2017
A relatively short hike from Highway 20 and not far from the Pacific Crest Trail, Snowy Lakes are a popular destination.  The…

WSP Trooper Rear-Ended by Impaired Driver

Press Release


Dec 11, 2017
Washington State Patrol (WSP) Trooper Conner Bruchman sustained minor injuries when he was rear-ended by an impaired driver on…

New Board Member Appointed


Dec 07, 2017
With Yvette Hill’s term ending, Omak School District Board Position 4 was appointed to Gary George. George is the Road…

Methow Valley School District Recognized as One of the Nation’s Best!


Dec 07, 2017
In a recent article published by the New York Times titled, “How Effective is Your School District? A New Measure Shows Where…

Omak Schools Will Seek Bond and Levy in February

Sheila Corson, Communications Officer

Omak School District


Dec 05, 2017
With a huge reduction in the levy, Omak Schools will ask for both a smaller levy and a bond in February 2018, with a net…