Local News

SR 20 North Cascades Highway to reopen April 22


Apr 21, 2016
Crews expect to swing open the winter closure gates to State Route 20, the North Cascades Highway, at 11 a.m. Friday, April 22.…





Shoreline Campers Visiting Lake Roosevelt Advised of Rising Water Levels


Jun 30, 2015
The Bureau of Reclamation is alerting visitors planning to camp along the Lake Roosevelt shoreline over the July 4 weekend to be…

Forest Service to Invest in Fuels Reduction in Upper Methow


Jun 29, 2015
Nearly 2,400 acres of hazard fuel reduction work will take place over the next two years in the upper Methow River Drainage,…

Early water restrictions for eastern Washington irrigators


Jun 26, 2015
A dramatic drop in streamflows caused by drought has several hundred irrigators in north-central and eastern Washington facing…

Tribal Members pass marijuana referendum


Jun 26, 2015
The Colville Business Council’s Elections Committee certified referendum votes late last week indicating that the membership of…

Substance Abuse Lower Among Teens in Omak Schools


Jun 26, 2015
Due to multiple campaigns and strategies, Omak youth are reporting lower rates of substance abuse in the high school and middle…