Local News

Recovery effort in urgent need of volunteer housing


Apr 21, 2015
The Carlton Complex Long Term Recovery Group is in desperate need of housing for volunteer groups coming to assist in the…





Okanogan Conservation District Secures Initial Funding for Carlton Complex Landowner Assistance


Feb 19, 2015
Staff at the Okanogan Conservation District have been working closely with landowners since August of 2014 to determine the…

Conservation District Celebrating 75th Anniversary


Feb 16, 2015
The Okanogan Conservation District will celebrate its 75th anniversary with a banquet on Wednesday February 25th at 5pm at the…

Senate leaders unveil $15B transportation proposal

Okanogan Country Radio & Associated Press


Feb 13, 2015
Senate majority leaders on Thursday unveiled a $15 billion transportation revenue package that includes an incremental gas tax…

Wrangle Timber Sale Activities Have Begun


Feb 13, 2015
Log Trucks and equipment have begun working in the Buck Lake, Siegels Slough, and First Creek areas, northwest of Winthrop…

Weight Restriction Updates


Feb 12, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be updating Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…