Local News

WDFW restricts campfires, other activities in eastern Washington wildlife areas and water access areas


Jul 26, 2019
The impending arrival of hot, dry weather has prompted the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) to restrict…





WSDOT Closing HWY 20 for Repairs


May 23, 2019
The emergency repair happening on SR 20 east of Loup Loup Pass following a washout earlier this month will require a full…

Long-term planning begins for two state parks in North Central Washington


May 22, 2019
The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is beginning a public process that will lead to long-term recreation and…

Mt. Hull project to restore 20,000 acres, support local economy in Okanogan County

USFS Release


May 20, 2019
In the Okanogan Highlands just south of the Canadian border, Mt. Hull stands watch over the community of Oroville nestled in the…

Renovating aircraft parking at Methow Valley State Airport


May 16, 2019
Pilots will have access to an updated tie down area after Methow Valley State Airport gets its long-awaited apron layout…

Tonasket Migrant Records Clerk, Martha Wisdom, Named Classified School Employee of the Year

OSPI Release


May 15, 2019
Martha Wisdom, a Migrant Records Clerk for the Tonasket School District, was named the 2019 Washington State Classified School…