Local News

Snowpack Delays Road Openings and Firewood Season


Mar 30, 2018
We rely on National Forests for so much; clean air, water, jobs, food, wood and more.  Each year, thousands of people heat their…





Water Laboratory will be closed for New Year's Holiday


Dec 14, 2016
The Okanogan County Public Health Water Laboratory will be closed on Monday, January 2, 2017 in honor of the New Year’s Day…

WVC at Omak student wins Transforming Lives award


Dec 12, 2016
Wenatchee Valley College at Omak student Monique Bourgeau is one of five winners of the Washington State Association of College…

Reserve Your Spot Now For Winter Break 4-H Sewing Camp


Dec 02, 2016
WSU Okanogan County 4-H Clothing & Textiles project leaders will be holding a youth sewing day camp December 27th-29th from…

WDFW seeks comments on management plan for Scotch Creek and Sinlahekin wildlife areas


Nov 29, 2016
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public comments on a draft management plan for the Scotch Creek…

Consumer Alert: Utility Scam through Phone Solicitation


Nov 23, 2016
Please be on alert for a phone scam targeting Okanogan PUD customers and businesses. Threats come from aggressive callers posing…