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Omak schools scrubbing the air


Aug 26, 2015
In light of the poor air quality we are experiencing now and possibly well into the future, the Omak School District is taking…





Fire District 6 holds meetings on temporary levy lid lift


May 29, 2014
Okanogan County Fire District 6 invites the public to comment on its proposed 20-year levy lid lift for capital facility…

7 Alcohol Retailers Pass Compliance Checks


May 27, 2014
To help prevent underage drinking, Omak Police Department and Brewster Police Department conducted alcohol sales compliance…

Tonasket School Librarian Fired After Admitting to Sex with a Student


May 23, 2014
A Tonasket High School / Middle School librarian was fired after being arrested for having sex with an 18-year-old student.…

Leave fireworks, exploding targets at home this weekend


May 23, 2014
With the Memorial Day weekend approaching, the U.S. Forest Service would like to remind visitors to national forests in Oregon…

Youth Producer of Merit Livestock Program, Sponsored by Hamilton Youth Foundation


May 21, 2014
Producer of Merit Program application packets are now available at the WSU Okanogan County Extension Office, located in the…