Local News

Snowpack Delays Road Openings and Firewood Season


Mar 30, 2018
We rely on National Forests for so much; clean air, water, jobs, food, wood and more.  Each year, thousands of people heat their…





Special Election Ballots in the Mail


Apr 10, 2015
Ballots for the April 28, 2015 Special Election, went into the mail Thursday, April 9, 2015 If you have not received your…

Army Corps to lower water level at Chief Joseph Dam


Apr 10, 2015
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is lowering the reservoir water level upstream of Chief Joseph Dam by 1.5-2.5 feet below normal…

One dead, one arrested after robbery near Tonasket

Associated Press


Apr 07, 2015
One person is dead after a man hitchhiking near Tonasket was robbed by three people in a van. One of the suspects later died…

Congressman Newhouse Staff Available During Mobile Office Hours in Omak


Apr 07, 2015
Congressman Dan Newhouse’s staff members will be available to meet with anyone who needs help with a federal agency or has…

Public Input Sought by WSU Extension


Apr 06, 2015
The WSU Okanogan County Extension Director’s position is currently vacant. To insure that this position addresses the needs of…