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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…





PUD SIGNS ADDITIONAL GENERATION AGREEMENT


May 02, 2017
Public Utility District No. 1 of Okanogan County (“Okanogan PUD”) Commissioners approved and executed a long term Power Sales…

Emergency Weight Restrictions Going into Place April 24


Apr 24, 2017
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be updating Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…

State House of Representatives passes Kretz resolution honoring Mel Tonasket


Apr 19, 2017
The Washington State House of Representatives recently passed a resolution honoring longtime tribal leader Mel Tonasket as he…

TranGo Makes Adjustments Due to Hwy 20 Closure


Apr 12, 2017
TranGO (Transit for Greater Okanogan) responded to the Hwy 20 road closure over Loup Loup Pass by adding an express connection…

Property Taxes Due May 1st


Apr 12, 2017
The Okanogan County Treasurer’s Office would like to remind all taxpayers 2017 1st half property taxes and irrigation…