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Colville Tribes Air Quality Program, EPA, and DOE working toward cleaner air in Okanogan County

Oct 13, 2016
The Colville Tribes Office of Environmental Trust (ET) Air Quality Program, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and…

Emphasis Patrols Prove Effective

May 22, 2013
With funding provided by Okanogan County Community Coalition's underage drinking prevention program, Omak Police were out on…

2013 Fire Season Off to an Early Start…Be Ready: Attend a Firewise Workshop June 1

May 20, 2013
Okanogan Conservation District is coordinating six Firewise workshops throughout the county this summer. The first of these will…

Emphasis Patrols Coming in June

May 15, 2013
Teens who choose to drink alcohol risk serious consequences that can affect their future, so the Omak Police Department with…

This is election filing week in Washington state

Okanogan Country Radio News

May 13, 2013
This is election filing week in Washington state. Candidates for local, state and federal office are required to declare their…

Omak Selects Superintendent


May 06, 2013
The Omak school board announced the selection of Erik Swanson for the position of superintendent beginning July 1, 2013.  …