Local News

SR 20 North Cascades Highway to reopen April 22


Apr 21, 2016
Crews expect to swing open the winter closure gates to State Route 20, the North Cascades Highway, at 11 a.m. Friday, April 22.…





WVC at Omak spring orientation March 15


Feb 23, 2016
New Wenatchee Valley College at Omak students are invited to a spring orientation on Tuesday, March 15, from 4 to 6 p.m. in…

Master Gardeners Rose Pruning Workshop


Feb 18, 2016
The Master Gardener volunteers will be demonstrating rose pruning and rose care at 10A.M.  To Noon on March 8th, 2016. This will…

Free public Mule Deer Summit in Omak March 12


Feb 17, 2016
The Okanogan Trails chapter of the Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) is hosting a “Mule Deer Summit” in Omak Saturday, March 12, that…

Omak Mill to Remain Open


Feb 15, 2016
Averting a closure and layoff of its employees, Omak Wood Products, announced last week that it has sold its business. The new…

County Approves Permit for Septic Lagoon Despite Opposition from Neighbors


Feb 10, 2016
On Tuesday Okanogan County released the final decision, approving a Conditional Use Permit for the Morgan Septic Lagoon. A.C.…