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Three opportunities to attend “Protect Your Water Rights” workshop

Mar 12, 2018
Okanogan Conservation District, in partnership with Washington Water Trust, Okanogan Land Trust, and Trout Unlimited, will…

Okanogan Woman Arrested for Allegedly Shooting Husband

Dec 20, 2017
An Okanogan woman was arrested early this morning on suspicion of First Degree Attempted Murder. Okanogan County Sheriff…

State Trooper Strike Deer Near Riverside

Dec 20, 2017
A collision with a deer caused a Washington State Patrol Trooper to suffer minor injuries to his wrist, and major damage to his…

Juvenile Arrested for Providing Marijuana to 15 Year Old

Press Release

Dec 20, 2017
Sunday, December 17th, at approximately 5:30 p.m. Omak Police responded to an emergency call from a 15 year-old juvenile female…

$21,600 fine levied for unpermitted development on Palmer Lake shoreline

Dec 15, 2017
The Washington State Department of Ecology has issued an administrative order and $21,600 civil penalty to Greg Newmarch of…

Burn ban continues in Methow Valley; expires elsewhere

Dec 15, 2017
The Stage 1 burn ban in Okanogan County has been extended through 9 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19, for the communities of Pateros,…