Local News

Brett Read Burn Recovery Fund


Aug 15, 2018
Local volunteer firefighter Brett Read was severely burned while fighting the Grass Valley Fire in Douglas County on August 11,…





Thrift Shop Destroyed by Fire


Aug 03, 2017
Firefighters from Omak and Okanogan were called to the Cuddly Panda Thrift Shop on Elmway in Okanogan, about 1:50pm on Tuesday. …

US DOT announces $185.8 million in infrastructure grants to 62 airports


Aug 01, 2017
The Omak Airport was included on a long list of airports that will be sharing in $185 million worth of infrastructure grants.…

Campfire restrictions in Okanogan County


Jul 27, 2017
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced today the following changes in fire danger rating on…

Anglers may retain one un-clipped adult chinook as part of their daily salmon limit in Brewster Pool


Jul 27, 2017
Action: Allow retention of one (1) un-clipped adult chinook salmon as part of the current salmon daily limit. Effective date:…

Okanogan County limited-entry deer hunt applications due Aug. 14


Jul 25, 2017
Eighteen lucky hunters will have an opportunity to hunt for deer this fall on the 6,000- acre Charles and Mary Eder Unit of the…