Local News

More Chip Seal Work Taking Place Next Week

Jul 16, 2020
For the week of July 20th- July 23th, Okanogan County Department of Public Works Road Crews will be chip sealing in the…

High Speed Pursuit Lands Okanogan Man in Jail

Okanogan County Sheriff Tony Hawley

May 21, 2020
On Monday, May 18, 2020 at about 5:22pm Okanogan County Sheriff’s deputies were involved in a vehicle pursuit of a stolen…

Lake Osoyoos water levels on the rise

May 15, 2020
Water levels in Osoyoos Lake are rising as melting snow brings annual spring runoff. The lake serves as a source of water for…

PUD Launches Drive-fi

Sheila Corson
Okanogan County PUD

May 13, 2020
                Okanogan County PUD’s new drive-fi (drive-in WiFi) hotspots are ready to serve Okanogan County students and…

Economic Alliance and Twisp Works collaborate to launch a Okanogan County Small Business Emergency Grant

May 12, 2020
In response to the Covid-19 Pandemic, the Governors Stay Home, Stay Healthy order and it’s impacts to our local small business…

New tussock moth outbreak causes tree defoliation in Okanogan County

May 08, 2020
Forest health scientists with the Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) say owners of wooded property in…