Local News

Stage 1 burn ban called for Okanogan County


Nov 09, 2018
A ban on outdoor burning and the use of uncertified stoves and fireplaces begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10, in Okanogan…





Canning Season is Here!


Aug 14, 2017
Be safe with your Pressure Canning.  Get your pressure canner gauge checked for free, Monday through Thursday, 8 am to 5 pm, at…

Repair Work to Begin on 120 Year Old Harts Pass Road


Aug 07, 2017
  The 120 year old Harts Pass road winds high into the forest, stopping near the timberline and opening up into the vast…

Okanogan High School Team Takes on International Competition


Aug 04, 2017
The Okanogan High School’s Envirothon team competed in the North American Envirothon in Maryland the last week of July. The team…

Firewood Cutting Permit Sales Postponed Until Fire Conditions Improve


Aug 03, 2017
With fire danger condition levels now at “Very High”, and with campfire restrictions and industrial fire precaution levels…

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. …