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Omak schools scrubbing the air


Aug 26, 2015
In light of the poor air quality we are experiencing now and possibly well into the future, the Omak School District is taking…





Commissioner’s Vacate Three Devils Road in 2-1 Vote


Jun 04, 2015
Although the Okanogan County hearing examiner recommended that the primitive road that leads over the ridge from the Chiliwist…

Thunder Creek Fire Closes Some Trails


Jun 03, 2015
Lightning started a fire approximately eight miles up the Thunder Creek drainage from the Colonial Creek campground in North…

Work Begins on Structures to Protect Life and Property from Threat of Flash Floods and Debris Flows


Jun 03, 2015
The Okanogan Conservation District is extremely pleased to announce that Allemandi Construction Inc., along with McMillan…

Flooding Continues on Texas Creek - Flood Watch Extended


May 28, 2015
THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 PM PDT FOR SOUTH CNTL OKANOGAN COUNTY. FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING.…

Flash Flooding Occurring in Texas Creek Area


May 28, 2015
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...SOUTHWESTERN OKANOGAN COUNTY UNTIL 800 PM PDT…