Local News

Mt. Hull project to restore 20,000 acres, support local economy in Okanogan County

USFS Release


May 20, 2019
In the Okanogan Highlands just south of the Canadian border, Mt. Hull stands watch over the community of Oroville nestled in the…





WVC summer-quarter calendar revised

By NCBI
Feb 10, 2011
Summer quarter will begin later than in past years at Wenatchee Valley College, so new students starting this summer…

Man in critical condition following suicide attempt at jail

By NCBI
Feb 09, 2011
A 26-year-old Bridgeport man is in critical condition at Central Washington Hospital following a suicide attempt early…

Three die in accident near Tonasket

By NCBI
Feb 07, 2011
Three people were killed Sunday in an accident about two miles south of Tonasket on Highway 97 that closed the roadway…

Parlette introduces measures aimed at helping local governments

By NCBI
Feb 04, 2011
Sen. Linda Evans Parlette, R-Wenatchee, has introduced two bills at the request of her constituents in Okanogan County.…

Kretz, Short to host telephone town hall Feb. 10

By NCBI
Feb 01, 2011
Reps. Joel Kretz and Shelly Short will host a one-hour town hall over the phone with their constituents Thursday, Feb. 10…