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Fire Danger Increases in Parts of Eastern Washington

Jun 14, 2018
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR), in cooperation with partnering agencies, is implementing the…

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…

NCH Reopening Starting Target Dates Set for March 26

Jeff Adamson, WSDOT

Mar 23, 2018
March 26 from the west side and April 9th from the east are the target dates to begin the spring clearing effort to reopen the…

Eight People Arrested in Drug Raids

Mar 23, 2018
On Tuesday, the North Central Washington Narcotics Task Force, Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office, Omak Police Department, US…

Threatening Note Leads to Lockdown at Omak High School

Mar 21, 2018
Omak High School was put into lockdown and the Middle School was in a soft lockdown after a threating note was discovered in a…

Student Arrested for Arson at High School

Mar 21, 2018
A 16-year-old male student has been arrested in connection with the fire that was started in a bathroom stall at Omak High…