Local News

Three opportunities to attend “Protect Your Water Rights” workshop

Mar 12, 2018
Okanogan Conservation District, in partnership with Washington Water Trust, Okanogan Land Trust, and Trout Unlimited, will…

AG Ferguson asks court to block EPA’s attempt to suspend Clean Water Rule

Feb 06, 2018
Attorney General Bob Ferguson today filed a lawsuit to block the Environmental Protection Agency’s attempt to suspend the Waters…

Colville Tribal Chairman Disappointed in Appeal

Press Release

Jan 27, 2018
The Chairman of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation today expressed his disappointment that the BC government is…

Ballots in Mail for Special Election

Jan 25, 2018
Ballots for the February 13, 2018 Special Election are in the mail. The following school districts have issues on the February…

Twelve year-olds reap the consequences of adult marijuana legalization

Jan 24, 2018
On Wednesday January 17, 2018, Omak Police investigated two incidences of underage marijuana use after Omak Middle School…

Short supports Hirst-fix bill approved by Legislature

Jan 23, 2018
After several days and nights of hours-long talks, Senate and House negotiators reached a compromise this week on legislation to…