Local News

Forecasted winter weather brings temporary closure of SR 20 North Cascades Highway


Nov 02, 2017
For the second time during this snowy fall, State Route 20/North Cascades Highway will temporarily close for the safety of crews…





Youth Producer of Merit Livestock Program, Sponsored by Hamilton Youth Foundation


May 21, 2014
Producer of Merit Program application packets are now available at the WSU Okanogan County Extension Office, located in the…

Moses Lake Man Killed in Rollover Accident


May 17, 2014
A 27- year-old  Moses Lake man was killed in a rollover accident on the Sinlahekin Road near Blue Lake early Friday. Okanogan…

Twisp Man Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges


May 16, 2014
Photo Provided   Thirty-eight year old Matthew Bruce Mathwich, of Twisp was arrested Wednesday on multiple drug charges,…

Eight Alcohol Retailers Pass Compliance Checks


May 16, 2014
To help prevent underage drinking, Omak PD and Brewster PD teamed up to conduct alcohol sales compliance checks in Omak and…

Use of Food Stamps Rises in Okanogan County

By Emily Guerin and Tim Marema (The Daily Yonder) 


May 16, 2014
  The use of food stamps in Okanogan County increased during the recession, assisting families in stretching their food…