Local News

Forecasted winter weather brings temporary closure of SR 20 North Cascades Highway


Nov 02, 2017
For the second time during this snowy fall, State Route 20/North Cascades Highway will temporarily close for the safety of crews…





RESIDENTS CATCH BURGLARY SUSPECT


Dec 29, 2014
A Tonasket couple found a burglar in their house early this morning. Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers said the home owners…

An Okanogan Woman was Robbed and Assaulted in South Okanogan


Dec 29, 2014
A 28-year-old Okanogan woman was robbed and assaulted in her trailer at the Blue Mountain Motel on Saturday night. At around…

IRS Phone Scam Hitting Okanogan County


Dec 22, 2014
Taxpayers beware: Scammers are coming after your hard-earned money. It's being called the "largest ever" telephone fraud scam…

Forest Service to Host Workshop for Summer Job Applicants


Dec 19, 2014
The Tonasket Ranger District is hosting a workshop to assist those interested in obtaining summer employment with the Okanogan…

Burn ban extended to Saturday for Okanogan County


Dec 18, 2014
Continuing poor weather conditions are preventing smoke from dispersing and has prompted the Department of Ecology to extend a…