Local News

Diamond Creek Fire Closure To Remain In Place


Oct 04, 2017
While Diamond Creek Fire is not out, the potential for significant perimeter growth is limited.  Future written updates will…





Senate leaders unveil $15B transportation proposal

Okanogan Country Radio & Associated Press


Feb 13, 2015
Senate majority leaders on Thursday unveiled a $15 billion transportation revenue package that includes an incremental gas tax…

Wrangle Timber Sale Activities Have Begun


Feb 13, 2015
Log Trucks and equipment have begun working in the Buck Lake, Siegels Slough, and First Creek areas, northwest of Winthrop…

Weight Restriction Updates


Feb 12, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be updating Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…

House unanimously approves Rep. Short's bill to keep local construction costs down


Feb 11, 2015
The Washington State House of Representatives today approved a bill designed to protect northeast Washington home construction…

Some Weight Restrictions Being Lifted in Okanogan County


Feb 11, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be updating Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…