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Firefighters Continue Battle Lightning Strike Fires


Jul 21, 2015
Tonasket Ranger District’s firefighters continue to respond to fires caused by Sunday night’s lightning. Almost 150 lightning…





Waterfall School to host Salish language classes


Oct 09, 2013
Hearts Gathered will teach Salish language classes on Tuesdays starting Oct. 22 at 6 p.m. at the Waterfall School near Omak.…

Free One Time Tire Disposal and Recycling Event


Oct 02, 2013
Okanogan County Public Health is coordinating with Wa State Department of Ecology,  Tire Disposal and Recycling and Oak Harbor…

Sheriff Looking for Robbery Suspect


Oct 01, 2013
The Okanogan County Sheriff's Office is seeking your help in identifying the suspect who robbed the Riverside Grocery Store on…

Commissioners Lift Burn Ban


Sep 25, 2013
On Tuesday, the Okanogan County Commissioners lifted the burn ban for the county citing recent rainfall and cooler weather. …

Review of Buckhorn mine water quality permit begins


Sep 20, 2013
A draft renewal to the wastewater discharge permit at the Buckhorn Mountain Mine is available for review and comment from the…