Local News

Brett Read Burn Recovery Fund


Aug 15, 2018
Local volunteer firefighter Brett Read was severely burned while fighting the Grass Valley Fire in Douglas County on August 11,…





AG Ferguson asks court to block EPA’s attempt to suspend Clean Water Rule


Feb 06, 2018
Attorney General Bob Ferguson today filed a lawsuit to block the Environmental Protection Agency’s attempt to suspend the Waters…

Colville Tribal Chairman Disappointed in Appeal

Press Release


Jan 27, 2018
The Chairman of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation today expressed his disappointment that the BC government is…

Ballots in Mail for Special Election


Jan 25, 2018
Ballots for the February 13, 2018 Special Election are in the mail. The following school districts have issues on the February…

Twelve year-olds reap the consequences of adult marijuana legalization


Jan 24, 2018
On Wednesday January 17, 2018, Omak Police investigated two incidences of underage marijuana use after Omak Middle School…

Short supports Hirst-fix bill approved by Legislature


Jan 23, 2018
After several days and nights of hours-long talks, Senate and House negotiators reached a compromise this week on legislation to…