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Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office urges the public to vote in K9 contest

Oct 03, 2018
The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office canine, Havoc, and his handler, Sergeant Tait Everett, have been selected among 29 other…

Wash. unemployment rate drops to 8.2 percent

By Associated Press
Mar 21, 2012
The state's unemployment rate has dropped to 8.2 percent, an improvement that will likely shorten the number of weeks…

Fishing for hatchery steelhead to reopen Methow, Wenatchee and Icicle rivers

Mar 16, 2012
Starting Friday, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will reopen selective fisheries for…

Pedestrian Killed on Highway Near Omak

Mar 09, 2012
An Spokane teen died Thursday night when he was hit by a pickup on Highway 155, about three miles southeast of Omak.…

Teen Arrested Again, Sheriff Calls it Revolving Door Syndrome

Mar 07, 2012
Lyscomb F. Brown An Omak teen was arrested Monday night for theft, just four days after being…

Couple Enter Pleas in Son's Death

By Associated Press
Mar 06, 2012
A Carlton, Wash., couple have entered not guilty pleas to second-degree murder charges in the 2009 death of their teenage…