Local News

Large Smoke Plume Over the Okanogan Coming From Wolverine Fire

Aug 01, 2015
The Wolverine fire was very active overnight and into this morning, growing to approximately 4,000 acres.  Late afternoon…

Omak community loses long-time teacher

Press Release

May 05, 2015
We are saddened to announce the passing of long-time Omak Middle School teacher Bryan Behymer. Our thoughts and prayers go out…

Controlled Burn Escapes Burns Several Acres

May 04, 2015
Fire Crews were called to a grass fire about 9:30am this morning near B&O road and Spring Coulee Road south of Okanogan. …

Omak Granted Injunction Against Pot Shop

May 04, 2015
The City of Omak was granted an injuction Friday, to keep a marijuana retail shop from opening despite being refused a business…

Master Gardeners Annual Plant Sale

May 04, 2015
The WSU Master Gardeners announce their Annual Plant Sale on Saturday, May 9th, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Civic League Park,…

Deadlines this week

Apr 27, 2015
Tomorrow is the deadline to return your ballots in this month’s special election for the  Mid Valley Hospital Bond and the…