Local News

Some Forest Lands in Okanogan County Remain Closed


Aug 28, 2014
With Labor Day Weekend fast approaching, there are key pieces of information that will be useful to those planning trips to…





Use of Food Stamps Rises in Okanogan County

By Emily Guerin and Tim Marema (The Daily Yonder) 


May 16, 2014
  The use of food stamps in Okanogan County increased during the recession, assisting families in stretching their food…

New CASA Volunteers Sworn In to Advocate for Children


May 15, 2014
  On May 1, 2014, the Hon. Henry Rawson swore in six volunteers as CASA volunteers—court-appointed special advocates for…

June 7 events will begin the 75th anniversary celebration of Washington’s first wildlife area


May 12, 2014
The 75th anniversary of the state’s first wildlife area will be celebrated Saturday, June 7, kicking off a summer-long series of…

Quick Titles Available at Auditor's Office


May 10, 2014
Beginning Monday, May 12, 2014 the Okanogan County Auditor’s Office License Department, located at 149 3rd Ave N, room 103,…

Twisp River Road Closed Near Poplar Flat Campground


May 09, 2014
Water cutting across the Twisp River Road has created an unsafe condition and has led to a closure on the Twisp River Road just…