Local News

DNR bans outdoor burning east of the Cascades


Jun 30, 2016
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today instituted a burn ban on DNR-protected lands in eastern…





WSU Okanogan County Master Gardeners Spring Workshop


Feb 24, 2016
Join Okanogan County Master Gardeners on Sunday, March 13th 12:30- 4:30 at Twispworks Education Station as they share their…

WVC at Omak spring orientation March 15


Feb 23, 2016
New Wenatchee Valley College at Omak students are invited to a spring orientation on Tuesday, March 15, from 4 to 6 p.m. in…

Master Gardeners Rose Pruning Workshop


Feb 18, 2016
The Master Gardener volunteers will be demonstrating rose pruning and rose care at 10A.M.  To Noon on March 8th, 2016. This will…

Free public Mule Deer Summit in Omak March 12


Feb 17, 2016
The Okanogan Trails chapter of the Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) is hosting a “Mule Deer Summit” in Omak Saturday, March 12, that…

Omak Mill to Remain Open


Feb 15, 2016
Averting a closure and layoff of its employees, Omak Wood Products, announced last week that it has sold its business. The new…