Local News

Emergency Weight Restrictions Going Into Place Monday


Jan 24, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be adding Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…





Forest Roads West of Conconully Temporarily Closed for Repair


Jun 28, 2013
Temporary road closures in July and August will allow crews to complete repairs on two roads west of Conconully, Washington. …

Sockeye retention opens on portions of the Columbia and Okanogan rivers


Jun 28, 2013
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife issued a fishing rule change Thursday. Action: Allow retention of sockeye salmon…

Outfitter Guide Decision Withdrawn


Jun 25, 2013
After much consideration, Forest Supervisor Becki Heath has withdrawn her decision for the Pack and Saddle Stock Outfitter-Guide…

Okanogan Couple Injured in Motorcycle Versus Deer Collision


Jun 24, 2013
An Okanogan couple was injured Saturday in a deer versus motorcycle collision on the Conconully Highway outside of Omak. The…

Search Continues for Omak Man Missing in the River


Jun 24, 2013
Search and Rescue Crews are continuing their search of the Okanogan River this morning, looking for an Omak man who went missing…