Local News

Some Races Fill Up as Filing Week Comes to a Close

May 21, 2018
Filing week ended Friday and several local races saw multiple candidates throw their hat in the ring. The most crowded race…

PUD Issues Another Scam Alert

May 21, 2015
Please be on alert for new scams targeting PUD customers in Okanogan County. Threats come from computer pop-up messages asking…

Conservation District Urging Preparations Before Thunderstorms Hit

May 21, 2015
The National Weather Service is predicting the possibility of slow moving thunderstorms this Friday, May 22.  This means a…

Omak Hires New Assistant Principal

Sheila Corson
Communications Officer for the Omak School District

May 21, 2015
Photo by Sheila Corson   The Omak High School has a new assistant principal for the 2015-2016 school year. Guinevere Joyce…

Forest Plan Revision Listening Session Schedule in Okanogan

May 20, 2015
The Forest Service is beginning a public conversation on the process forrevising forest land management plans in the Northwest…

Council Votes to Lift Injunction on Pot Shop

May 20, 2015
Despite opposition from members of the public, the City of Omak on Monday voted to lift the injunction on the marijuana retail…