Local News

Recertification Classes Scheduled Next Month


Nov 13, 2019
The Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board will be holding a Recertification Class on December 5, 2019 at the Omak Theater,…





Homicide Victim Identified

News Release


Sep 20, 2019
The Okanogan County Sheriff’s office detectives continue to investigate the homicide, which was reported June 3, 2019.  The…

Fall drawdown at Lake Osoyoos commences


Sep 17, 2019
Autumn is upon us and the Washington Department of Ecology is drawing down water levels at Lake Osoyoos to winter operational…

PUD Pursuing Community Solar Project


Sep 14, 2019
The Okanogan County PUD is pursuing a community solar project for its customers, which allows multiple participants to share the…

Stage 1 fire restrictions lifted; campfires and woodcutting allowed


Sep 13, 2019
Forest visitors will be able to enjoy campfires in most areas of the national forest soon.  Stage 1 public use fire…

WDFW offers online, interactive webinars on wolf post-recovery planning


Sep 11, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has scheduled three online, interactive webinars this September and…