Local News

Flooding Continues on Texas Creek - Flood Watch Extended


May 28, 2015
THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 PM PDT FOR SOUTH CNTL OKANOGAN COUNTY. FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING.…





LOCAL BUSINESS MAN DIES IN MOTORCYCLE CRASH


Jul 08, 2013
An Okanogan man died from injuries sustained during a motorcycle accident Sunday afternoon on Robinson Canyon Road about a mile…

Planting Whitebark Pine Proposed in Pasayten Wilderness


Jul 08, 2013
Comments are being sought on a proposal to plant whitebark pine this fall on Quartz Mountain, in the Pasayten Wilderness, north…

Hearing slated for July 17 on Morgan’s septage permit


Jul 03, 2013
Morgan & Sons Excavation and Septic Service’s proposal to apply liquid biosolids known as septage on property in Okanogan…

Emphasis Patrols Continue in Omak Area


Jul 03, 2013
Emphasis patrols in the Omak area are continuing to prove effective in enforcing underage drinking laws. A juvenile was cited…

Agreement resolves Buckhorn Mine water quality penalties


Jul 01, 2013
Crown Resources Corp. has entered into an agreement with the Washington Department of Ecology to settle a penalty issued last…