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Omak Schools Will Seek Bond and Levy in February

Sheila Corson, Communications Officer

Omak School District


Dec 05, 2017
With a huge reduction in the levy, Omak Schools will ask for both a smaller levy and a bond in February 2018, with a net…





$20,000 fine issued for failing to remove illegal bulkhead


Sep 01, 2017
A $20,000 penalty has been levied against Todd and Brenda Barrett of Graham, Wash., for failing to remove an unauthorized…

One of Washington’s Most Wanted Among Those Arrested In Okanogan County Drug Bust


Aug 29, 2017
On Thursday August 24th the North Central Washington Narcotics Task Force served a search warrant on a parcel of property near…

WDFW plans lethal action to address predation by wolf pack in Ferry County


Aug 25, 2017
State wildlife managers plan to take lethal action against a wolf pack that has repeatedly preyed on livestock in Ferry County…

Wagonroad Coulee Fire Put Out Quickly by Crews


Aug 22, 2017
Firefighter’s quick response Monday to a brush fire south of Tonasket, stopped the fire before it was able to threaten several…

Tribes Industrial Fire Precaution Level Changes


Aug 17, 2017
The Colville Business Council announced today that the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Forestry Department will set the…