Local News

Hard-fought Hirst compromise reached for rural Washington


Jan 19, 2018
After nearly a year of negotiations, Sen. Judy Warnick, former chair of the Senate’s water-related committee and lead negotiator…





Chip Seal Work in Brewster and Oroville


Aug 15, 2016
Okanogan County Department of Public Works Road Crews will be performing Chip Seal work in the Brewster and Oroville areas. …

Fairgrounds 4-H Building Clean Up Day


Aug 11, 2016
On Thursday, August 18 starting at 5pm Okanogan County 4-H is having a work party clean up day at the Fairgrounds 4-H Building.…

FATALITY MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT


Aug 11, 2016
A Tonasket woman was killed Wednesday night, when the motorcycle she was a passenger on struck a deer in the roadway. Okanogan…

Chip Seal Work Taking Place This Week


Aug 09, 2016
Okanogan County Department of Public Works Road Crews will be performing Chip Seal work in the Omak, Okanogan areas.  Operations…

Commissioner Pass Zone Code, Repeal Marijuana Moritorium


Jul 27, 2016
On Tuesday, the Okanogan County commissioners passed the first major update to the County’s zoning code in 38 years. The…