Local News

Omak schools scrubbing the air


Aug 26, 2015
In light of the poor air quality we are experiencing now and possibly well into the future, the Omak School District is taking…





Recovery effort in urgent need of volunteer housing


Apr 21, 2015
The Carlton Complex Long Term Recovery Group is in desperate need of housing for volunteer groups coming to assist in the…

Firefighters Respond to Small BLM Fire Near Canadian Border


Apr 20, 2015
Firefighters are working to contain a two acre fire on the United States-Canadian Border north of Chopaka Mountain.  The fire,…

Governor Inslee adds Okanogan County to Drought Declaration


Apr 17, 2015
On Friday, Governor Jay Inslee declared a drought in 13 river basins in Washington state, including the Okanogan River. The…

Plant Distribution Next Week


Apr 17, 2015
On Friday April 24th, the Okanogan Conservation District will be distributing the remaining plants that have been donated to…

Colville Business Council Primary Election Coming Up May 2


Apr 16, 2015
The field of candidates has been slated for the upcoming primary election for the Colville Business Council. The May 2nd primary…