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Governor Inslee adds Okanogan County to Drought Declaration


Apr 17, 2015
On Friday, Governor Jay Inslee declared a drought in 13 river basins in Washington state, including the Okanogan River. The…





Consumer Alert: Scams Target Oroville Customers


Jan 19, 2015
Recently the PUD has been notified by residential and commercial customers in the Oroville area that they have been targeted by…

Burn ban expires for Okanogan County


Jan 15, 2015
A Stage 1 burn ban in Okanogan County expires at 10 a.m. today (Jan. 15), according to the Washington Department of Ecology.…

Stage 1 burn ban called for Okanogan County


Jan 12, 2015
A Stage 1 burn ban in Okanogan County begins at 4 p.m. today (Jan. 12) and continues at least through 10 a.m. Thursday (Jan.…

Riverside man injured in one vechicle accident early Sunday


Jan 12, 2015
A 32-year-old Riverside man was injured early Sunday when his car drove off the Conconully Highway about seven miles north…

Fire Destroys Six Apartments in Omak


Jan 08, 2015
photo by Jill Gardinier A fire occurred at Pioneer Garden Apartments in Omak overnight damaging six apartments. At 12:06 AM…