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…

Omak horse struck with West Nile virus

Sep 09, 2014
The Washington State Department of Agriculture is reporting that an unvaccinated horse in Omak is the second case of equine West…

Mine funds environmental projects in Okanogan County

Sep 09, 2014
Operators of the Buckhorn Gold Mine near Chesaw will soon spend $180,000 on projects benefiting the environment across Okanogan…


Sep 08, 2014
An Everett man was killed in a rappelling accident on Liberty Bell Mountain over the weekend.  Okanogan County Sheriff Frank…

Drowning Victim Recovered From Palmer Lake

Sep 05, 2014
After 55 days missing, the body of 57-year-old Darrel L. Williams, of Oroville, was located on Wednesday and recovered from…

Resource Fair for Natural Resource and Agriculture Concerns

Sep 04, 2014
Multiple natural resource agencies and organizations will be available to talk with landowners about their questions and…