Local News

Recovery effort in urgent need of volunteer housing


Apr 21, 2015
The Carlton Complex Long Term Recovery Group is in desperate need of housing for volunteer groups coming to assist in the…





North Cascades Highway Closed for the season


Dec 03, 2013
The North Cascades Highway, SR 20, has been closed for the season. Tuesday, avalanche and maintenance crews found potentially…

Winter Weather Closes North Cascades Highway

Okanogan Country Radio


Dec 01, 2013
The Washington Department of Transportation closed Highway 20, the North Cascades Highway Sunday afternoon due to heavy snowfall…

Twenty-Five Apply for Marijuana Licenses in Okanogan County


Nov 27, 2013
In Okanogan County, 15 individuals or entities have applied to the state to produce cannabis products, 9 have applied to process…

Winter Road Closures Begin December 1st on Some National Forest Roads in Okanogan County


Nov 26, 2013
In December of each year, there are many forest roads on the Methow Valley and Tonasket Ranger Districts that get closed for the…

Stage 1 Burn Ban Issued for Okanogan County


Nov 25, 2013
A Stage 1 burn has been issued in Okanogan county starting immediately, by the Washington Department of Ecology. The bans will…