Local News

USFW Supervisor Forced to Remind Employees That Human Safety Comes First


Aug 29, 2018
In the wake of a July 12th incident in Okanogan County where a 25-year-old Forest Service employee was treed by wolves, and…





Alcohol and Marijuana Compliance Checks Conducted


Jul 18, 2018
On Tuesday, Omak Police Department and Brewster Police Department in partnership with Okanogan County Community Coalition…

Okanogan County limited-entry deer hunt applications due Aug. 13


Jul 17, 2018
Eighteen lucky hunters will have an opportunity to hunt for deer this fall on the 6,000-acre Charles and Mary Eder unit of the…

Peter Dan Road Closure


Jul 16, 2018
Okanogan County Department of Public Works and Selland Construction have begun the permanent repairs of the landslide that…

Home Destroyed by Fire on 4th of July


Jul 05, 2018
An Omak Family lost their home to fire late Wednesday night.  Omak Fire Chief Kevin Bowling said this morning that they still…

Methow Valley State Airport reopens July 3


Jul 03, 2018
Methow Valley State Airport has a brand new runway after a 45-day temporary closure to rehabilitate the 22-year-old pavement. On…