Local News

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…

Colville Business Council General Election Results

Jun 20, 2014
Results of the 2014 Colville Business Council general election, held Saturday, were released late Thursday.  Three of the seven…

Fair Market Animal Tag & Weigh Deadline Extended

Jun 20, 2014
On June 19th, 2014 the Okanogan County Fair Advisory Board voted to extend the Livestock Weigh-In Deadline to July 1st 2014. Any…

Canning Pressure Gauges to be Tested in Twisp

Jun 18, 2014
WSU Okanogan County Extension is offering  pressure canning gauge testing on Wednesday, June 25th at the Twisp Valley Grange,…

One Hundred Percent Passing Rate for Alcohol Retailers This Time Around

Jun 17, 2014
On Thursday June 12, the Omak Police Department along with the Oroville PD, and Okanogan County Community Coalition conducted…

Delaying Social Security Could Increase Lifetime Income for Okanogan and Ferry County Residents

By Tim Marema and Roberto Gallardo
The Daily Yonder

Jun 17, 2014
  Okanogan and Ferry County residents who are nearing retirement age can increase their lifetime income if they can wait a…