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Governor Inslee adds Okanogan County to Drought Declaration

Apr 17, 2015
On Friday, Governor Jay Inslee declared a drought in 13 river basins in Washington state, including the Okanogan River. The…

Three People Injured in Accident North of Brewster

Mar 21, 2012
Three people were injured Tuesday afternoon, in a two-car accident on Highway 97 about five miles north of Brewster.…

Wash. unemployment rate drops to 8.2 percent

By Associated Press
Mar 21, 2012
The state's unemployment rate has dropped to 8.2 percent, an improvement that will likely shorten the number of weeks…

Fishing for hatchery steelhead to reopen Methow, Wenatchee and Icicle rivers

Mar 16, 2012
Starting Friday, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will reopen selective fisheries for…

Pedestrian Killed on Highway Near Omak

Mar 09, 2012
An Spokane teen died Thursday night when he was hit by a pickup on Highway 155, about three miles southeast of Omak.…

Teen Arrested Again, Sheriff Calls it Revolving Door Syndrome

Mar 07, 2012
Lyscomb F. Brown An Omak teen was arrested Monday night for theft, just four days after being…