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…





Soroptimists Offering Scholarships to Local Students


Mar 03, 2014
Soroptimist International of Okanogan Valley is seeking applicants for three scholarships, including two $1,000 awards to…

Omak SD Moving Ahead with Common Core Standards


Mar 02, 2014
The Omak School District announced Friday that it is moving ahead with implementing the Common Core State Standards. …

Auditor’s Office Expanding Hours


Mar 02, 2014
To better accommodate customers, beginning Monday, the Okanogan County Auditor’s main office will be open Monday-Friday 8:00…

Update Water Quality Permit Issued for Buckhorn Mine


Feb 28, 2014
An updated wastewater discharge permit issued to the Buckhorn Mine in Okanogan County will better protect water quality and help…

More Impaired Drivers Testing Positive for Marijuana


Feb 27, 2014
In a report compiled by Dr. Fiona Couper, State Toxicologist,  an analysis of impaired driving cases received at the Washington…