Local News

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…





West Nile Suspected in Okanogan County


Oct 12, 2017
UPDATED: Testing has now confirmed that the Okanogan County resident does indeed have West Nile Virus from exposure to infected…

Fall Firewood Gathering Opportunities in Okanogan County


Oct 06, 2017
Hillsides painted with vibrant colors and cool crisp morning air scenting faintly of woodsmoke herald the autumn season in…

Public scoping open for Methow Headwater Mineral Withdrawal Forest Service analysis


Oct 05, 2017
Starting October 5th, the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest will be accepting public comments on the scoping phase of an…

Diamond Creek Fire Closure To Remain In Place


Oct 04, 2017
While Diamond Creek Fire is not out, the potential for significant perimeter growth is limited.  Future written updates will…

Road Work on Harts Pass & Chewuch Will Require Closures/Delays


Oct 02, 2017
Work is underway to make repairs to Harts Pass Road at Cache Creek and on the Chewuch Road; north and northwest of Winthrop,…