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Firefighters Continue Battle Lightning Strike Fires


Jul 21, 2015
Tonasket Ranger District’s firefighters continue to respond to fires caused by Sunday night’s lightning. Almost 150 lightning…





Two sections of the Okanogan River close for steelhead fishing Friday


Mar 05, 2014
Action: Close two sections of the Okanogan River to fishing for steelhead. Species affected: Steelhead Effective Dates: One…

OKANOGAN COUNTY MUSIC TEACHERS STUDENT HONORS RECITAL


Mar 04, 2014
The Honors Recital for students chosen during recent adjudications for Okanogan County Music Teachers Association will be held…

Soroptimists Offering Scholarships to Local Students


Mar 03, 2014
Soroptimist International of Okanogan Valley is seeking applicants for three scholarships, including two $1,000 awards to…

Omak SD Moving Ahead with Common Core Standards


Mar 02, 2014
The Omak School District announced Friday that it is moving ahead with implementing the Common Core State Standards. …

Auditor’s Office Expanding Hours


Mar 02, 2014
To better accommodate customers, beginning Monday, the Okanogan County Auditor’s main office will be open Monday-Friday 8:00…