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…





State’s Capital Budget Includes $63 Million for Projects in 12th District

Press Release


Apr 30, 2019
Lawmakers in Olympia have reached an agreement and passed the state’s 2019-21 biennial capital budget. The “brick and mortar”…

THREE RIVERS HOSPITAL INTRODUCES DRUG TAKE-BACK PROGRAM


Apr 30, 2019
Three Rivers Hospital has launched a free program to help district residents properly dispose of expired medications. “We are…

Graffiti Vandals Arrested

Press Release


Apr 26, 2019
Graffiti artists were on the loose in downtown Omak the past couple days but with the help of  alert  library security and a…

DOT Holding Public and Online Open Houses to Help Omak Area Transportation Study


Apr 24, 2019
The Washington State Department of Transportation has initiated this study to identify ways to improve safety and traffic…

Property Taxes Due April 30


Apr 24, 2019
It’s that time of year again, 1st half property taxes and irrigation assessments are due and must be postmarked by Tuesday April…