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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…





Condotta legislation to promote fairness, flexibility of property tax payments


Feb 19, 2014
Legislation that would give county treasurers more flexibility in accepting property tax payments passed the House of…

Hastings Announces He Will Retire From Congress at End of Year


Feb 13, 2014
Today, Rep. Doc Hastings announced that he will retire from Congress at the end of year. Hastings, who was first elected in…

OKANOGAN COUNTY 4-H VOLUNTEERS SUPPORT AMERICA’S TOOTHFAIRY SMILE DRIVE


Feb 05, 2014
Designed to raise awareness and collect oral care products for at-risk children and teens, the America’s ToothFairy Smile Drive…

Help coming for Okanogan Homes


Jan 29, 2014
Senior Citizens and Disabled persons living in the town of Okanogan may be selected to have their homes fixed up and spruced up…

A Night of Vandalism Lands Two Omak Men in Jail


Jan 29, 2014
Two Omak men were arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with the vandalism of business and personal property in the Omak area…