Local News

Governor Inslee adds Okanogan County to Drought Declaration


Apr 17, 2015
On Friday, Governor Jay Inslee declared a drought in 13 river basins in Washington state, including the Okanogan River. The…





Congressman Newhouse Staff Available During Mobile Office Hours in Omak


Apr 07, 2015
Congressman Dan Newhouse’s staff members will be available to meet with anyone who needs help with a federal agency or has…

Public Input Sought by WSU Extension


Apr 06, 2015
The WSU Okanogan County Extension Director’s position is currently vacant. To insure that this position addresses the needs of…

SR 20 North Cascades Highway reopens


Apr 03, 2015
After just three weeks, among the shortest reopening efforts in the North Cascades Highway’s 42-year history, Washington State…

Okanogan Conservation District Native Plant Sale


Apr 03, 2015
Sale will be held on Saturday April 11 in downtown Okanogan at the corner of Rose St. and 2nd Ave (next to Rawson’s) from 9:00…

New Forest Supervisor Announced


Apr 03, 2015
The Pacific Northwest Region of the USDA Forest Service announced Mike Williams as the new Okanogan-Wenatchee Forest Supervisor…