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Consumer Alert: Utility Scam through Phone Solicitation


Nov 23, 2016
Please be on alert for a phone scam targeting Okanogan PUD customers and businesses. Threats come from aggressive callers posing…





Tribe Bans All Fireworks on Reservation This Year


Jun 16, 2016
The Colville Business Council announced today a ban on all fireworks on the Colville Indian Reservation. According to…

Appeals Court Strikes Down County ATV Ordinance


Jun 16, 2016
Stating that local governments must consider more than the narrow, limited environmental impact of their action, a three judge…

Timm Ranch Fire Nearly Contained


Jun 09, 2016
Crews were able to get a good jump on a lightning sparked fire in the Kartar Valley on the Colville Reservation Wednesday…

STEAM Summer Day Camp, Sponsored by WSU Okanogan County Extension 4-H


Jun 08, 2016
Okanogan County 4-H will hold a fun and new STEAM day camp July 18, 19, 20 & 21, 2016, 10 am-3 pm. Youth will learn how…

Fire Claims Man's Life


May 24, 2016
One person and one dog died Monday, in an early morning apartment fire on Ash Street, across from Gene’s Harvest Foods in Omak.…