Local News

Snowpack Delays Road Openings and Firewood Season


Mar 30, 2018
We rely on National Forests for so much; clean air, water, jobs, food, wood and more.  Each year, thousands of people heat their…





Whitefish fishing will close in lower section of Methow River


Nov 30, 2017
Action: Close fishing in the Methow River from Gold Creek to the Twisp River. Dates: Dec. 1, 2017 through March 31, 2018…

Okanogan County Community Coalition Hosts the Reptile Man


Nov 27, 2017
On November 30th at 5:30 p.m., the Okanogan County Community Coalition with their partners Omak School District, Okanogan…

Okanogan School District Announces Finalists for Superintendent Interviews


Nov 22, 2017
The Okanogan School District Board of Education is pleased to announce that they have selected three candidates to interview for…

SR 20/North Cascades Highway to close Friday, Nov. 10


Nov 09, 2017
The final page will soon turn on State Route 20/North Cascades Highway this year. The winter gates will close at 4 p.m. Friday,…

Family trust agrees to restore Lake Osoyoos shorelines and wetlands


Nov 09, 2017
Under a settlement agreement with the Washington state Department of Ecology, a family trust from Canada has agreed to restore a…