Local News

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…


Mar 29, 2017
Community Action was recently notified by Okanogan County and the State of Washington Department of Commerce of approval of the…

FREE Training:Investigating Child Sexual Abuse

Mar 28, 2017
Washington State’s Children’s Justice Task Force is hosting this FREE training around the State.  Our goal is to provide a guide…

Okanogan County Unemployment Grew in February

Mar 28, 2017
Okanogan County’s unemployment rate rose slightly in February to 9.8 percent, up from 9.5 percent the previous month, according…

Local Retailers Pass With Flying Colors in Compliance Checks

Mar 21, 2017
On Friday March 17th, Omak Police Department and Brewster Police Department in partnership with Okanogan County Community…

Spring Maintenance at Zosel Dam begins

Mar 17, 2017
As spring weather returns to the Okanagan Valley, operators at Zosel Dam will be pursuing maintenance and modernization tasks at…