Local News

Avian flu quarantine lifted in Okanogan County


Feb 25, 2015
The Washington State Department of Agriculture today lifted two avian influenza quarantines that had been in place in parts of…





Mudding On National Forest Is Illegal

USFS Press Release


Jun 07, 2013
Mudders, take note: It is against the law to tear up forest roads and meadows for the fun of it, and the legal and financial…

Emphasis Patrols Continuing to Prove Effective


Jun 05, 2013
With funding provided by Okanogan County Community Coalition's underage drinking prevention program, Omak Police were out on…

Jim Brown named WDFW North Central regional director


May 28, 2013
Jim Brown, a sergeant in the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife enforcement program, has been named regional director…

Okanogan Man One of WDFW’s 2013 ‘Citizen Awards’


May 22, 2013
Cougar enthusiasts from Okanogan County, fish restoration experts from Wenatchee, and landowners from Naches and Sammamish…

Emphasis Patrols Prove Effective


May 22, 2013
With funding provided by Okanogan County Community Coalition's underage drinking prevention program, Omak Police were out on…