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Flash Flood Watch Issued


May 21, 2015
FLOOD WATCHNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KOTX222 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015...SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN FRIDAY......FLASH…





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…

SR 20 North Cascades Highway reopens


Apr 03, 2015
After just three weeks, among the shortest reopening efforts in the North Cascades Highway’s 42-year history, Washington State…

Okanogan Conservation District Native Plant Sale


Apr 03, 2015
Sale will be held on Saturday April 11 in downtown Okanogan at the corner of Rose St. and 2nd Ave (next to Rawson’s) from 9:00…