Local News

USFW Supervisor Forced to Remind Employees That Human Safety Comes First


Aug 29, 2018
In the wake of a July 12th incident in Okanogan County where a 25-year-old Forest Service employee was treed by wolves, and…





Brett Read Burn Recovery Fund


Aug 15, 2018
Local volunteer firefighter Brett Read was severely burned while fighting the Grass Valley Fire in Douglas County on August 11,…

Help Fight hunger with Community Action Council Gleaning Program


Aug 14, 2018
The Okanogan County Community Action Council Food and Nutrition programs are ready to fight hunger experienced by so many…

Local firefighter injured in Grass Valley Fire


Aug 13, 2018
Okanogan County Fire District #8 firefighter Brett Read, 38, was injured while fighting the Grass Valley Fire in Douglas County…

Snowy Mountain Fire

Press Release


Aug 08, 2018
The Northwest Incident Management Team 12 (NW IMT12) has mobilized in Washington state to monitor and plan a response to the…

Okanogan County Air Quality Public Health Advisory


Aug 08, 2018
Okanogan County Public Health (OCPH) has issued an air advisory as a result of wildfire smoke effecting the air quality in…