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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…





Results Holding Steady in Second Round of Vote Counting


Nov 15, 2016
With an additional nearly 4000 ballots counted in Okanogan County on Monday, the results were virtually unchanged from Election…

Fire Station Construction at Reclamation's Grand Coulee Dam Brings Changes


Nov 10, 2016
The Bureau of Reclamation's Grand Coulee Dam is anticipating construction of its new fire station this spring. However, there…

Public Health Water Laboratory Closure


Nov 09, 2016
The Okanogan County Public Health Water Laboratory will be closed from Wednesday, November 23, 2016 through Friday, November 25,…

Hover and Branch Lead in Early Results


Nov 09, 2016
Andy Hover and Chris Branch lead in election night results with 7312 ballots counted.  In the Okanogan County Commissioner…

Annual Jammin’ Against Hunger concert to honor veterans


Nov 01, 2016
The Wenatchee Valley College at Omak student government is sponsoring the 11th annual community benefit, Jammin’ Against Hunger…