Local News

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office urges the public to vote in K9 contest

Oct 03, 2018
The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office canine, Havoc, and his handler, Sergeant Tait Everett, have been selected among 29 other…

Forest Update for Okanogan County

USFS Press Release

Jul 01, 2018
Depending on location, chainsaws, equipment and helicopters may supplement the usual sounds of the forest this summer as crews…

Okanogan Grange #1103 is sponsoring Primary Candidates Forums

Jun 28, 2018
The Okanogan Grange #1103 is sponsoring Primary Candidates Forums. There will be one on Thursday July 19th for Sheriff’s…

Okanogan shoreline management plan finalized

Press Release

Jun 26, 2018
A long-awaited update on how shorelines will be regulated in Okanogan County has been approved by the Department of Ecology.…


Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers

Jun 25, 2018
After 28 years of service with the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office  Detective Rob Heyen retired from the Sheriff’s Office on…

Fire Blight Warning

Dan McCarthy

Okanogan County Pest Board

Jun 23, 2018
Fire blight is a serious concern to apple and pear growers this year.  Fire blight is a bacterial disease that can damage or…