Local News

Stage 1 burn ban called for Okanogan County


Nov 09, 2018
A ban on outdoor burning and the use of uncertified stoves and fireplaces begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10, in Okanogan…





Ballots for the Special Election are in the mail


Apr 07, 2018
Ballots for the April 24, 2018 Special Election for Brewster School District No 111-203J are in the mail.  If you have not…

Osoyoos Lake levels are rising


Apr 02, 2018
Water levels in Osoyoos Lake are rising as Canadian water managers in Penticton continue to release water from Lake Okanagan to…

Snowpack Delays Road Openings and Firewood Season


Mar 30, 2018
We rely on National Forests for so much; clean air, water, jobs, food, wood and more.  Each year, thousands of people heat their…

NCH Reopening Starting Target Dates Set for March 26

Jeff Adamson, WSDOT


Mar 23, 2018
March 26 from the west side and April 9th from the east are the target dates to begin the spring clearing effort to reopen the…

Eight People Arrested in Drug Raids


Mar 23, 2018
On Tuesday, the North Central Washington Narcotics Task Force, Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office, Omak Police Department, US…