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Snowpack Delays Road Openings and Firewood Season


Mar 30, 2018
We rely on National Forests for so much; clean air, water, jobs, food, wood and more.  Each year, thousands of people heat their…





POETRY READING SPOTLIGHTS HOMELESS EXPERIENCE


Mar 08, 2017
Omak writer Elsie Ford will read from her collection of “My Homeless Poems” during an event to benefit Manfisher Ministries’…

FOUR MONTH DRUG INVESTIGATION LEADS TO NINE ARRESTS


Mar 03, 2017
The North Central Washington Narcotics Task Force began an investigation into a drug trafficking organization (DTO) in November…

Juvenile Arrested with Marijuana in his Pocket


Mar 02, 2017
At approximately 11:30pm on Wednesday night (March 1) an Omak police officer saw a 16 year old juvenile male walking on the side…

Human trafficking workshop at WVC at Omak on March 9


Mar 02, 2017
Anti-violence expert Jeri Moomaw will present “Human Trafficking in Indian Country” on Thursday, March 9, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in…

4-H Shooting Sports Adult Training


Feb 27, 2017
A Washington State certification training will be hosted by WSU Okanogan County Extension 4-H in Archery and Rifle disciplines…