Local News

Omak schools scrubbing the air


Aug 26, 2015
In light of the poor air quality we are experiencing now and possibly well into the future, the Omak School District is taking…





Spring Brings More Emphasis Patrols in Omak


Mar 31, 2014
With funding provided by Okanogan County Community Coalition's underage drinking prevention program, Omak Police have been…

Controlled burns underway on wildlife areas in northeast Washington

Press Release


Mar 31, 2014
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is conducting controlled burns on parts of two wildlife areas in northeast…

Okanogan/Omak Rotary Club Announces Scholarship Winners

Press Release


Mar 30, 2014
Gary Bramer, President of the Okanogan/Omak Rotary Club, is pleased to announce the winners of the Club’s 2014 annual…

Tribes Get Law Enforcement Contract from Reclamation


Mar 28, 2014
The Colville Confederated Tribes was awarded a contract to provide security and law-enforcement services for federal Bureau of…

Governor signs Hawkins’ government transparency bill


Mar 28, 2014
A bill authored by Rep. Brad Hawkins that requires public agencies to post their meeting agendas online at least 24 hours in…