Local News

Hard-fought Hirst compromise reached for rural Washington


Jan 19, 2018
After nearly a year of negotiations, Sen. Judy Warnick, former chair of the Senate’s water-related committee and lead negotiator…





Human trafficking workshop at WVC at Omak on March 9


Mar 02, 2017
Anti-violence expert Jeri Moomaw will present “Human Trafficking in Indian Country” on Thursday, March 9, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in…

4-H Shooting Sports Adult Training


Feb 27, 2017
A Washington State certification training will be hosted by WSU Okanogan County Extension 4-H in Archery and Rifle disciplines…

Omak School District announces Employees of the Year

Sheila Corson

 


Feb 27, 2017
Omak School District has named high school English teacher Tracey Orr the Certificated Employee of the Year, and Maintenance…

Mumps Confirmed in Okanogan County


Feb 23, 2017
Okanogan County Public Health is reporting one confirmed case of Mumps in an Okanogan County adult. Three cases have been…

Washington’s graduation rate nearly 80 percent statewide


Feb 23, 2017
On-time graduation rates for the class of 2016, in Washington’s inched closer to 80 percent for all students, according to data…