Local News

TranGo Makes Adjustments Due to Hwy 20 Closure


Apr 12, 2017
TranGO (Transit for Greater Okanogan) responded to the Hwy 20 road closure over Loup Loup Pass by adding an express connection…





Comment and Open House Announced for US Navy Electronic Exercise Special Use Permit


Oct 16, 2014
The U.S. Navy has applied for a special use permit on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest to perform training exercises with…

Teens Cited for Minor in Possession During Emphasis Patrol


Oct 15, 2014
In a continuing effort to strictly enforce underage drinking laws, the Omak Police conducted emphasis patrols over the weekend. …

Make a Difference Day Coming to Pateros


Oct 13, 2014
What:      “Make a Difference Day” When:     Saturday, October 25th beginning at 8 a.m. Where:    Pateros Fire Relief Center…

Teens Held on $1 Million Bail in Connection With Riverside Man’s Murder


Oct 10, 2014
Two teens accused of murdering a Riverside man are being held on $1 million bail in an Oregon Juvenile Detention Facility after…

FEMA Awards $2.35 Million in Disaster Funds for Okanogan County PUD


Oct 08, 2014
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently awarded more than $2.35 million to the state of Washington to help pay…