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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…

More Emergency Weight Restrictions Going Into Effect

Feb 24, 2014
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be adding Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…

Okanogan Woman Killed After Being Ejected From Vehicle

Feb 24, 2014
Separate collisions led to two deaths and injuries to two others, in north central Washington. All four failed to wear…

Man Turns Himself In After Shooting Near Malott

Feb 21, 2014
  Thursday afternoon, Oanogan County Deputies and emergency personnel responded to a shooting south of Malott near the…

Colville Tribal Councilman Resigns Following Rape Arrest

Feb 20, 2014
A high-ranking member of the Colville Tribal Council resigned Tuesday following his arrest on a rape charge in North Idaho.…

Townsend elected to Farm Service Agency Committee

Feb 20, 2014
Ed Townsend, of Okanogan, has recently been elected to the Farm Service Agency Okanogan County Committee. He will help direct…