Local News

SR 20 North Cascades Highway to reopen April 22


Apr 21, 2016
Crews expect to swing open the winter closure gates to State Route 20, the North Cascades Highway, at 11 a.m. Friday, April 22.…





Second Half Property Taxes Due October 31


Oct 25, 2013
The second half of Okanogan County property tax payments and irrigation assessments for 2013 is due and must be postmarked by…

Omak Forming Levy Committee


Oct 23, 2013
Omak School District is now in the process of forming our levy committee.   The levy election will fall in February 2014 and…

Facilities Reopen Following Federal Shutdown


Oct 18, 2013
All Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest ranger stations, administrative offices and recreation facilities that were temporarily…

Ballots mailed this week


Oct 17, 2013
Ballots for the Nov. 5 general election were mailed Wednesday according to a release from the Okanogan County Auditor’s office.…

Volunteer Firefighters Feel Threatened and at Risk of Injury at Winthrop Station


Oct 17, 2013
Volunteer firefighters for Okanogan County Fire District 6 have been facing unsafe working conditions at the Winthrop Station…