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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…





One more sign of spring: studded-tire deadline looms


Mar 19, 2014
The Washington State Department of Transportation reminds drivers to remove their studded tires by midnight, March 31. Unless…

LONGTIME TRIBAL LEADER MEL TONASKET CHOSEN TO REPLACE MARCHAND ON COUNCIL


Mar 18, 2014
Omak District voters met Sunday, March 16 to fill a vacancy in the Colville Business Council, created when Benjamin E. Marchand,…

Emergency Weight Restrictions Update


Mar 18, 2014
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be changing Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…

Spring Prescribed Burning Planned In Okanogan County


Mar 17, 2014
Spring burning conditions for National Forest Lands in Okanogan County are being evaluated. Specialists anticipate beginning…

Governor signs Short legislation requiring agencies ‘show their work’ when taking significant actions


Mar 14, 2014
Rep. Shelly Short and others with Gov. Jay Inslee at a bill-signing ceremony in Olympia PHOTO CREDIT: Washington State…