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,…





Newhouse Encourages Local Attendance at Interior Public Comment Meeting on Grizzly Bear Introduction


Sep 11, 2019
Today, Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) released the following statement after the U.S. Department of the Interior announced a public…

Bridge Repair Brings Road Closure


Sep 05, 2019
Salmon Creek Road will be closed south of the Glover Lane intersection (MP 2.18- MP 2.35) from September 11, 2019 through…

Donation Accounts set up for Okanogan Firefighter Injured in Spring Coulee Fire


Sep 04, 2019
Christian Johnson, Assistant Chief of the Okanogan Volunteer Fire Department, has suffered serious injuries while on the…

Local Firefighter Injured in Spring Coulee Fire

Okanogan County Fire District #3


Sep 02, 2019
An Okanogan County Fire District #3 firefighter was injured while fighting the Spring Coulee Fire today, September 1, 2019. …

WDFW discussing recommendations for the fall 2020 cougar season


Aug 29, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has assembled an internal working group of department biologists and…