Local News

Large Smoke Plume Over the Okanogan Coming From Wolverine Fire


Aug 01, 2015
The Wolverine fire was very active overnight and into this morning, growing to approximately 4,000 acres.  Late afternoon…





Local Forest Service Offices closed on May 27


May 12, 2015
Most local Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest offices will be closed on May 27 to accommodate training for front desk…

Rx Drugs and Heroin Abuse Focus of Town Hall Meeting


May 11, 2015
At one point or another, we’ve all used prescription drugs or over-the-counter (OTC) medicines to alleviate an illness – whether…

Ballots Counted Thursday, All CBC Incumbents Move on to General Election


May 08, 2015
Absentee Ballots were counted Thursday for the 2015 Business Council Primary Elections that were held May 2. With the final…

mak School District seeks photographers


May 07, 2015
The Omak High School is seeking local photographers for event contracts for the 2015-2016 school year. Contracts include one…

Attorney General Urges LCB to Protect Children in Their Marijuana Rulemaking Process

Okanogan Country Radio


May 07, 2015
Attorney General Bob Ferguson sent a letter Wednesday to the Liquor Control Board sharing his recommendations about the board’s…