Local News

Some Races Fill Up as Filing Week Comes to a Close


May 21, 2018
Filing week ended Friday and several local races saw multiple candidates throw their hat in the ring. The most crowded race…





Emergency Weight Restrictions Going into Place April 24


Apr 24, 2017
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be updating Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…

State House of Representatives passes Kretz resolution honoring Mel Tonasket


Apr 19, 2017
The Washington State House of Representatives recently passed a resolution honoring longtime tribal leader Mel Tonasket as he…

TranGo Makes Adjustments Due to Hwy 20 Closure


Apr 12, 2017
TranGO (Transit for Greater Okanogan) responded to the Hwy 20 road closure over Loup Loup Pass by adding an express connection…

Property Taxes Due May 1st


Apr 12, 2017
The Okanogan County Treasurer’s Office would like to remind all taxpayers 2017 1st half property taxes and irrigation…

Ballots In the Mail for Omak Bond Election


Apr 07, 2017
Ballots for the April 25, 2017 Special Election are in the mail. If you have not received your ballot by Friday, April 14th,…