Local News

Avian flu quarantine lifted in Okanogan County


Feb 25, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture today lifted two avian influenza quarantines that had been in place in parts of…





Conservation District Celebrating 75th Anniversary


Feb 16, 2015
The Okanogan Conservation District will celebrate its 75th anniversary with a banquet on Wednesday February 25th at 5pm at the…

Senate leaders unveil $15B transportation proposal

Okanogan Country Radio & Associated Press


Feb 13, 2015
Senate majority leaders on Thursday unveiled a $15 billion transportation revenue package that includes an incremental gas tax…

Wrangle Timber Sale Activities Have Begun


Feb 13, 2015
Log Trucks and equipment have begun working in the Buck Lake, Siegels Slough, and First Creek areas, northwest of Winthrop…

Weight Restriction Updates


Feb 12, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be updating Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…

House unanimously approves Rep. Short's bill to keep local construction costs down


Feb 11, 2015
The Washington State House of Representatives today approved a bill designed to protect northeast Washington home construction…