Local News

Sockeye fishery opens, salmon limits raised in Okanogan and Similkameen rivers


Jul 15, 2016
  Actions: Opens sockeye salmon to retention and raises total salmon limit. Species affected:  Sockeye and chinook salmon…





Oroville Speller to travel to National Spelling Bee


Mar 25, 2016
It was an impressive word list that greeted spellers Thursday evening, March 24th in East Wenatchee at the North Central…

Alcohol Compliance Checks Bring Disappointing Results


Mar 24, 2016
On Friday March 18 Omak and Oroville Police Departments and Okanogan County Community Coalition conducted alcohol compliance…

Washington Community Tree Recovery Campaign Distributes Free New Trees


Mar 21, 2016
The Washington Community Tree Recovery Campaign – a partnership between the Arbor Day Foundation, the Washington State Nursery…

SR 20 North Cascades Highway clearing begins


Mar 19, 2016
There’s good news for drivers of Washington’s northern-most Cascade mountain pass – crews are beginning efforts to reopen the…

Newhouse to Host Land Management and Wildfire Preparedness Roundtable in Okanogan


Mar 18, 2016
Congressman Dan Newhouse (R-WA) announced that he will host a Land Management and Wildfire Preparedness Roundtable in Okanogan…