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Omak High School - Top Chef


Feb 02, 2016
Omak High School students will compete against several other area schools in a Top Chef competition in the coming weeks.…





Early water restrictions for eastern Washington irrigators


Jun 26, 2015
A dramatic drop in streamflows caused by drought has several hundred irrigators in north-central and eastern Washington facing…

Tribal Members pass marijuana referendum


Jun 26, 2015
The Colville Business Council’s Elections Committee certified referendum votes late last week indicating that the membership of…

Substance Abuse Lower Among Teens in Omak Schools


Jun 26, 2015
Due to multiple campaigns and strategies, Omak youth are reporting lower rates of substance abuse in the high school and middle…

Stronger than fire: Carlton Complex one-year anniversary events planned


Jun 26, 2015
The Carlton Complex Long Term Recovery Group (CCLTRG), the grassroots organization coordinating reconstruction efforts in the…

Campfire Restrictions for National Forest Lands in Okanogan County


Jun 26, 2015
Beginning Friday, June 26, campfire restrictions go into effect on National Forest Lands in Okanogan County.  Wood and charcoal…