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…





Summer jobs for teens with the Ecology Youth Corps


Feb 20, 2018
This summer, more than 300 teenagers throughout Washington will hit the road to pick up litter and protect the environment with…

Second Arrest Made in Harris Murder


Feb 15, 2018
Police have made a second arrest in the murder of Seth Harris on January 23, 2018.  Omak Police Chief Jeff Koplin said…

Adult Cited For Furnishing Alcohol


Feb 15, 2018
During the early morning hours of Feb 10th, Omak Police stopped a vehicle for not having a front license plate. The officer…

Kretz bill to relocate wolves passes state House


Feb 14, 2018
Under legislation passed today in the state House of Representatives, wolf relocation, a component of the state wolf…

Colville Members Vote to Keep Name in Referendum Election


Feb 08, 2018
Today the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation (CCT) determined through a referendum election that tribal members…