Local News

TranGo Makes Adjustments Due to Hwy 20 Closure


Apr 12, 2017
TranGO (Transit for Greater Okanogan) responded to the Hwy 20 road closure over Loup Loup Pass by adding an express connection…





Minors Drinking Alcohol Cited for MIP


Jun 04, 2014
Early Saturday morning, Omak Police responded to a report of several juveniles that were drinking alcohol. Seven juveniles were…

THREE ARRESTED ON DRUG ARRESTS


Jun 03, 2014
     Three Omak residents were arrested over the last week for allegedly selling drugs out of a house in East Omak. Okanogan…

Liquor privatization tied to thefts


Jun 02, 2014
Researchers looking at the effects of liquor privatization found one in 10 high school-age minors who drink alcohol reported…

Omak Retailers Pass with Flying Colors

Becki Andrist, News Director


May 30, 2014
It’s an unconventional tool in the fight against underage drinking, but the recent Alcohol Purchase Surveys in Omak showed…

Lake Osoyoos rises as runoff increases


May 30, 2014
Due to rising temperatures and spring runoff, water levels in Osoyoos Lake are rising. In some years, this can result in…