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100 Percent Compliance from Alcohol Retailers; Sage Shop Sells Pot to Teen


May 06, 2016
Thursday night, the Omak and Oroville Police Departments conducted local alcohol and marijuana retail compliance checks in Omak,…





OKANOGAN PUD COMMISSIONERS BREAK GROUND ON PATEROS-TWISP (PT) 115 KV TRANSMISSION LINE PROJECT


Apr 02, 2016
Okanogan PUD Board of Commissioners broke ground today to kick off the construction phase of the Pateros-Twisp Transmission Line…

Oroville Speller to travel to National Spelling Bee


Mar 25, 2016
It was an impressive word list that greeted spellers Thursday evening, March 24th in East Wenatchee at the North Central…

Alcohol Compliance Checks Bring Disappointing Results


Mar 24, 2016
On Friday March 18 Omak and Oroville Police Departments and Okanogan County Community Coalition conducted alcohol compliance…

Washington Community Tree Recovery Campaign Distributes Free New Trees


Mar 21, 2016
The Washington Community Tree Recovery Campaign – a partnership between the Arbor Day Foundation, the Washington State Nursery…

SR 20 North Cascades Highway clearing begins


Mar 19, 2016
There’s good news for drivers of Washington’s northern-most Cascade mountain pass – crews are beginning efforts to reopen the…