Local News

Three opportunities to attend “Protect Your Water Rights” workshop

Mar 12, 2018
Okanogan Conservation District, in partnership with Washington Water Trust, Okanogan Land Trust, and Trout Unlimited, will…

Liquor privatization tied to thefts

Jun 02, 2014
Researchers looking at the effects of liquor privatization found one in 10 high school-age minors who drink alcohol reported…

Omak Retailers Pass with Flying Colors

Becki Andrist, News Director

May 30, 2014
It’s an unconventional tool in the fight against underage drinking, but the recent Alcohol Purchase Surveys in Omak showed…

Lake Osoyoos rises as runoff increases

May 30, 2014
Due to rising temperatures and spring runoff, water levels in Osoyoos Lake are rising. In some years, this can result in…

Fire District 6 holds meetings on temporary levy lid lift

May 29, 2014
Okanogan County Fire District 6 invites the public to comment on its proposed 20-year levy lid lift for capital facility…

7 Alcohol Retailers Pass Compliance Checks

May 27, 2014
To help prevent underage drinking, Omak Police Department and Brewster Police Department conducted alcohol sales compliance…