Local News

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…





May unemployment rate drops to 6.8 percent


Jun 19, 2013
Washington’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to an estimated 6.8 percent in May, the first time under 7 percent…

Fishing Day Celebration at Bonaparte Lake


Jun 12, 2013
Come Fish with us! Kids everywhere are invited to participate in Tonasket Ranger District’s 18th annual Fish Day Celebration…

Mudding On National Forest Is Illegal

USFS Press Release


Jun 07, 2013
Mudders, take note: It is against the law to tear up forest roads and meadows for the fun of it, and the legal and financial…

Emphasis Patrols Continuing to Prove Effective


Jun 05, 2013
With funding provided by Okanogan County Community Coalition's underage drinking prevention program, Omak Police were out on…

Jim Brown named WDFW North Central regional director


May 28, 2013
Jim Brown, a sergeant in the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife enforcement program, has been named regional director…