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Omak Schools Will Seek Bond and Levy in February

Sheila Corson, Communications Officer

Omak School District

Dec 05, 2017
With a huge reduction in the levy, Omak Schools will ask for both a smaller levy and a bond in February 2018, with a net…

South Summit II Forest and Fuels Project 30-day Comment Period

Mar 09, 2015
The Forest Service is seeking comments on a preliminary Environmental Assessment for the South Summit II Forest and Fuels…

Students Injured in Bus Accident Involving a Semi

Mar 05, 2015
Photo Courtesy of the Washington State Patrol  Updated: WSP troopers initially tweeted that five students and the bus driver…

Emergency Weight Restrictions Update Mar 3

Mar 03, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be updating Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…

WSDA Hands-On Handler Training

Mar 02, 2015
WSDA is partnering with Washington State Tree Fruit Association and Chelan Fruit to provide a hands-on pesticide handler…

Avian flu quarantine lifted in Okanogan County

Feb 25, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture today lifted two avian influenza quarantines that had been in place in parts of…