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…





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…

North Cascades Highway clearing to begin March 31


Mar 13, 2014
The effort to reopen the North Cascades Highway will begin Monday, March 31. Despite the heavy late season snowfall, those…

Tonasket Man Arrested for Shooting At Son’s Ex-Girlfriend


Mar 07, 2014
A 47-year-old Tonasket man was arrest Thursday afternoon after firing a rifle into the ground near the feet of his son’s…