Local News

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…





Okanogan School District Announces Finalists for Superintendent Interviews


Nov 22, 2017
The Okanogan School District Board of Education is pleased to announce that they have selected three candidates to interview for…

SR 20/North Cascades Highway to close Friday, Nov. 10


Nov 09, 2017
The final page will soon turn on State Route 20/North Cascades Highway this year. The winter gates will close at 4 p.m. Friday,…

Family trust agrees to restore Lake Osoyoos shorelines and wetlands


Nov 09, 2017
Under a settlement agreement with the Washington state Department of Ecology, a family trust from Canada has agreed to restore a…

Forecasted winter weather brings temporary closure of SR 20 North Cascades Highway


Nov 02, 2017
For the second time during this snowy fall, State Route 20/North Cascades Highway will temporarily close for the safety of crews…

Okanogan PUD Energizes New Transmission Line

Press Release


Oct 26, 2017
Public Utility District No. 1 of Okanogan County (PUD) is proud to announce completion of the Pateros-Twisp Transmission Line…