Local News

Snowpack Delays Road Openings and Firewood Season

Mar 30, 2018
We rely on National Forests for so much; clean air, water, jobs, food, wood and more.  Each year, thousands of people heat their…

Okanogan Conservation District Secures Initial Funding for Carlton Complex Landowner Assistance

Feb 19, 2015
Staff at the Okanogan Conservation District have been working closely with landowners since August of 2014 to determine the…

Conservation District Celebrating 75th Anniversary

Feb 16, 2015
The Okanogan Conservation District will celebrate its 75th anniversary with a banquet on Wednesday February 25th at 5pm at the…

Senate leaders unveil $15B transportation proposal

Okanogan Country Radio & Associated Press

Feb 13, 2015
Senate majority leaders on Thursday unveiled a $15 billion transportation revenue package that includes an incremental gas tax…

Wrangle Timber Sale Activities Have Begun

Feb 13, 2015
Log Trucks and equipment have begun working in the Buck Lake, Siegels Slough, and First Creek areas, northwest of Winthrop…

Weight Restriction Updates

Feb 12, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be updating Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…