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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…





Landscaping in Fire Country: How to Design a Firewise Yard


May 05, 2017
Okanogan Conservation District and Shady Creek Nursery in Omak are presenting a free class on Firewise landscaping on Saturday…

Omak PD Arrest 15-year-old for MIP


May 05, 2017
In the early morning hours of May 5th, an Omak Police Officer noticed a group of young people walking down Riverside Dr. and…

North Fork Salmon Creek Road Closed due to Debris Slide


May 05, 2017
Several campers were temporarily stranded when a mud and debris slump caused by rains from Thursday night’s thunder storm…

Omak Middle School enforces drug-free school laws.


May 04, 2017
On Tuesday, May 2nd, an Omak Middle School teacher reported to school administration that a locker smelled like marijuana. Omak…

Planned Power Outage


May 03, 2017
There will be two 6 ¼ hour power outages. First outage beginning on Wednesday evening, May 17th at 11:45 p.m. and lasting until…