Local News

Hard-fought Hirst compromise reached for rural Washington


Jan 19, 2018
After nearly a year of negotiations, Sen. Judy Warnick, former chair of the Senate’s water-related committee and lead negotiator…





Omak Schools Seek Bond for New Middle School

Sheila Corson


Jan 10, 2017
The Omak School Board voted Dec. 20 to seek a bond this April for up to $27 million from the district to build a new middle…

Burn bans active in Okanogan and Stevens Counties


Jan 06, 2017
A Stage 1 burn ban has been called for Okanogan County, beginning at 4 p.m. today, Jan. 6, and extended for Stevens County at…

Red Cross issues an emergency call for blood and platelet donations during severe winter blood shortage


Jan 04, 2017
The American Red Cross has a severe winter blood shortage and is issuing an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to make…

Stage 1 burn ban extended for Okanogan County


Dec 23, 2016
The Stage 1 burn ban in Okanogan County is being extended through noon, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, because air quality is not…

KMBI TRANSLATOR 103.9FM LICENSE DELETED

by Christians in Action President Kathleen Christensen


Dec 22, 2016
With great disappointment, Christians In Action announces the expiration of its FCC License to operate the KMBI 103.9FM…