Local News

Chip Seal Work in Methow, Omak and Nespelem Areas


Aug 27, 2016
Okanogan County Department of Public Works Road Crews will be performing Chip Seal work in the Methow, Omak and Nespelem areas. …





Omak schools scrubbing the air


Aug 26, 2015
In light of the poor air quality we are experiencing now and possibly well into the future, the Omak School District is taking…

Area Closure on National Forest Lands East of Tonasket


Aug 23, 2015
National Forest lands east of Tonasket Washington and south of Highway 20 are closed to public access due to the Tunk Block and…

Public Service Announcement from Okanogan PUD


Aug 19, 2015
PUD crews continue to focus on preserving electric and broadband services by aggressively fighting fire where it threatens PUD…

Okanogan Complex Fire Update - 8/19


Aug 19, 2015
Washington Incident Management Team 2, Nathan Rabe, IC, assumed command of the Okanogan Complex on Monday, August 17, 2015. All…

Drought Prompts Federal Assistance for Farmers and Ranchers in Ferry County


Aug 17, 2015
Ranchers in Ferry County may be eligible for financial drought relief from the federal government after the U.S. Drought Monitor…