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Omak High School - Top Chef


Feb 02, 2016
Omak High School students will compete against several other area schools in a Top Chef competition in the coming weeks.…





Leader In Me Program Coming to East Elementary


Jun 22, 2015
East Omak Elementary school will receive nearly $80,000 over the next three years to implement the Leader In Me process, which…

Omak Schools Doing Building Improvements Over Summer


Jun 22, 2015
The Omak School District has several summer projects planned, from carpet replacement to asphalt work. At North Elementary,…

Squatters accused killing two people with pickup outside of Tonasket

Associated Press


Jun 19, 2015
Two people are in custody on charges that they ran over two people after being confronted for squatting on someone…

Illegal Marijuana Dispensary Shut Down by Law Enforcement


Jun 17, 2015
Following an investigation that occurred over the past several months, members of the North Central Washington Narcotics Task…

Commissioners Issue Burn Ban


Jun 17, 2015
On Tuesday, the Okanogan County Commissioners issued a burn ban for Okanogan County.  Until further notice, outdoor burning of…