Local News

Omak Schools Will Seek Bond and Levy in February

Sheila Corson, Communications Officer

Omak School District


Dec 05, 2017
With a huge reduction in the levy, Omak Schools will ask for both a smaller levy and a bond in February 2018, with a net…





Rumors of Threats to Omak HS Unfounded


Jun 14, 2017
One Omak High School student was suspended after he was found with a knife in his backpack and several others were disciplined…

Wind Storm Takes Out Power Across the County


May 31, 2017
Tuesday’s thunderstorms brought wind and lightning across the county.  Several downed trees took out power in multiple areas. …

Omak PD Nab Vandal for Tagging Buildings


May 27, 2017
Quick work by Omak Police nabbed a vandal within hours of finding graffiti on downtown buildings Friday morning. Omak Police…

Okanogan PUD Warns of Scam


May 26, 2017
Please be on alert for a phone scam using Okanogan PUD phone numbers and offering free vacations. If you have any doubts about…

Salmon Creek Road Reopens


May 25, 2017
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be updating Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…