Local News

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…

Students should hurry to complete financial aid applications

Jan 25, 2011
Students who plan to attend college next fall and hope to receive student financial aid should not delay in filling out…

Two Men Injured in Accident Near Elmer City.

Jan 24, 2011
Drugs or Alcohol are suspected in an accident Sunday near Elmer City that closed Highway 155 for about 7 hours. The…

Informational Meeting on Trichomoniasis in Tonasket this Friday

Jan 23, 2011
Trichomoniasis has emerged in Okanogan County. Trichomoniasis is a disease of cattle that causes infertility, open cows,…

Morton bill puts sale of unused state-owned land on front burner to help pay agency operating and maintenance costs

Jan 21, 2011
State Sen. Bob Morton, R-Kettle Falls, has introduced a bill directing three state agencies to compile a list of…

Accounting Scholarships for Omak Students

Jan 19, 2011
Through a generous donation of Omak High School graduates Richard "Dick" Nelson and Susan Featherstone Nelson, $5,000 in…