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…





Trailer Restriction Changed For Harts Pass Road


Apr 18, 2014
Trailer restrictions on Harts Pass Road, northwest of Winthrop Washington, have been changed for the spring season to allow for…

Open house to discuss SR 215 Omak paver, April 23


Apr 18, 2014
A five-month-long paving project on State Route 215 from Omak through Okanogan is the focus of an open house Wednesday evening…

Snow in the Forecast for North Cascades Highway


Apr 18, 2014
The forecast called for 3 to 6 inches of snow Thursday over the northern Cascades, but the temperature rose to 37 and what came…

Insurance ratings improve for Twisp and Okanogan County Fire District 6


Apr 15, 2014
Okanogan County Fire District 6 was successful in its efforts to improve fire insurance ratings for the Town of Twisp and the…

Closed section of Rufus Woods Lake will open to anglers


Apr 14, 2014
Following the events of Sept. 11, 2001, this section of Rufus Woods Lake was closed to public access and recreational fishing…