Local News

100 Percent Compliance from Alcohol Retailers; Sage Shop Sells Pot to Teen


May 06, 2016
Thursday night, the Omak and Oroville Police Departments conducted local alcohol and marijuana retail compliance checks in Omak,…





NORTH CASCADES BANK OFFERS INNOVATIVE FINANCIAL EDUCATION INITIATIVE FOR ADULT LEARNERS


Apr 15, 2016
April is National Financial Literacy Awareness month. North Cascades Bank, a division of Glacier Bank, continues to offer…

28th Annual United Pow Wow May 7


Apr 14, 2016
Native American drummers and dancers will gather on Saturday, May 7, for the 28th Annual United Pow Wow at the Omak Tribal Long…

Marijuana Getting Into Teens Hands; Minor Arrested for DUI


Apr 14, 2016
While out on emphasis patrols on Saturday night, Omak Police arrested a minor for driving under the influence.  A 17 yr. old…

¬Omak School District hires Middle School principal


Apr 12, 2016
The Omak School District has hired Dr. Chris Neese Blackman, Othello, as the new principal at Omak Middle School for the…

More time to comment on Okanogan shoreline plan


Apr 04, 2016
Citizens in Okanogan County have an additional 30 days to comment on the plan for how to manage shorelines within the county.…