Local News

Deadlines this week


Apr 27, 2015
Tomorrow is the deadline to return your ballots in this month’s special election for the  Mid Valley Hospital Bond and the…





Army Corps to lower water level at Chief Joseph Dam


Apr 10, 2015
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is lowering the reservoir water level upstream of Chief Joseph Dam by 1.5-2.5 feet below normal…

One dead, one arrested after robbery near Tonasket

Associated Press


Apr 07, 2015
One person is dead after a man hitchhiking near Tonasket was robbed by three people in a van. One of the suspects later died…

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…