Local News

Omak Schools Will Seek Bond and Levy in February

Sheila Corson, Communications Officer

Omak School District

Dec 05, 2017
With a huge reduction in the levy, Omak Schools will ask for both a smaller levy and a bond in February 2018, with a net…

Native Plant Sale: Pre-Orders due by January 30th for Best Selection

Jan 21, 2015
The pre-order deadline for the Okanogan Conservation District's annual native plant sale is fast approaching!  Customers who…

Consumer Alert: Scams Target Oroville Customers

Jan 19, 2015
Recently the PUD has been notified by residential and commercial customers in the Oroville area that they have been targeted by…

Burn ban expires for Okanogan County

Jan 15, 2015
A Stage 1 burn ban in Okanogan County expires at 10 a.m. today (Jan. 15), according to the Washington Department of Ecology.…

Stage 1 burn ban called for Okanogan County

Jan 12, 2015
A Stage 1 burn ban in Okanogan County begins at 4 p.m. today (Jan. 12) and continues at least through 10 a.m. Thursday (Jan.…

Riverside man injured in one vechicle accident early Sunday

Jan 12, 2015
A 32-year-old Riverside man was injured early Sunday when his car drove off the Conconully Highway about seven miles north…