Local News

Some Forest Lands in Okanogan County Remain Closed


Aug 28, 2014
With Labor Day Weekend fast approaching, there are key pieces of information that will be useful to those planning trips to…





Omak Retailers Pass with Flying Colors

Becki Andrist, News Director


May 30, 2014
It’s an unconventional tool in the fight against underage drinking, but the recent Alcohol Purchase Surveys in Omak showed…

Lake Osoyoos rises as runoff increases


May 30, 2014
Due to rising temperatures and spring runoff, water levels in Osoyoos Lake are rising. In some years, this can result in…

Fire District 6 holds meetings on temporary levy lid lift


May 29, 2014
Okanogan County Fire District 6 invites the public to comment on its proposed 20-year levy lid lift for capital facility…

7 Alcohol Retailers Pass Compliance Checks


May 27, 2014
To help prevent underage drinking, Omak Police Department and Brewster Police Department conducted alcohol sales compliance…

Tonasket School Librarian Fired After Admitting to Sex with a Student


May 23, 2014
A Tonasket High School / Middle School librarian was fired after being arrested for having sex with an 18-year-old student.…