Local News

Consumer Alert: Utility Scam through Phone Solicitation


Nov 23, 2016
Please be on alert for a phone scam targeting Okanogan PUD customers and businesses. Threats come from aggressive callers posing…





South Fork Gold Creek Road Closed


Apr 21, 2016
South Fork Gold Creek Road, South of Twisp, Washington was closed on Friday after it washed out, making travel unsafe. Water…

NORTH CASCADES BANK OFFERS INNOVATIVE FINANCIAL EDUCATION INITIATIVE FOR ADULT LEARNERS


Apr 15, 2016
April is National Financial Literacy Awareness month. North Cascades Bank, a division of Glacier Bank, continues to offer…

28th Annual United Pow Wow May 7


Apr 14, 2016
Native American drummers and dancers will gather on Saturday, May 7, for the 28th Annual United Pow Wow at the Omak Tribal Long…

Marijuana Getting Into Teens Hands; Minor Arrested for DUI


Apr 14, 2016
While out on emphasis patrols on Saturday night, Omak Police arrested a minor for driving under the influence.  A 17 yr. old…

¬Omak School District hires Middle School principal


Apr 12, 2016
The Omak School District has hired Dr. Chris Neese Blackman, Othello, as the new principal at Omak Middle School for the…