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100 Percent Compliance from Alcohol Retailers; Sage Shop Sells Pot to Teen


May 06, 2016
Thursday night, the Omak and Oroville Police Departments conducted local alcohol and marijuana retail compliance checks in Omak,…





Fair Market Animal Tag & Weigh Deadline Extended


Jun 20, 2014
On June 19th, 2014 the Okanogan County Fair Advisory Board voted to extend the Livestock Weigh-In Deadline to July 1st 2014. Any…

Canning Pressure Gauges to be Tested in Twisp


Jun 18, 2014
WSU Okanogan County Extension is offering  pressure canning gauge testing on Wednesday, June 25th at the Twisp Valley Grange,…

One Hundred Percent Passing Rate for Alcohol Retailers This Time Around


Jun 17, 2014
On Thursday June 12, the Omak Police Department along with the Oroville PD, and Okanogan County Community Coalition conducted…

Delaying Social Security Could Increase Lifetime Income for Okanogan and Ferry County Residents

By Tim Marema and Roberto Gallardo
The Daily Yonder
 

Jun 17, 2014
  Okanogan and Ferry County residents who are nearing retirement age can increase their lifetime income if they can wait a…

Two Fugitives Found Hiding Out in Riverside


Jun 13, 2014
    Two fugitives who had been hiding out in Okanogan County were arrested Wednesday in an RV park in Riverside. Okanogan…