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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…





New Curtains Installed at the PAC


Jul 20, 2016
Following a successful fundraising campaign by the Omak Performing Arts Center Foundation, an array of new curtains was…

Omak Man Arrested in Connection with Mini Mart Robbery


Jul 20, 2016
An Omak man was arrested early Saturday morning after he was identified as the suspect in the robbery of the Stampede Mini Mart…

Sockeye fishery opens, salmon limits raised in Okanogan and Similkameen rivers


Jul 15, 2016
  Actions: Opens sockeye salmon to retention and raises total salmon limit. Species affected:  Sockeye and chinook salmon…

Firewise Workshop July 16 in the Aeneas Valley


Jul 07, 2016
Okanogan Conservation District, in partnership with Okanogan County Fire District 16, is holding a Firewise workshop on Saturday…

Two Bridgeport Men Arrested in Stolen Vehicle


Jul 06, 2016
Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested two men early Saturday morning, after they were found driving a stolen vehicle.…