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Early water restrictions for eastern Washington irrigators


Jun 26, 2015
A dramatic drop in streamflows caused by drought has several hundred irrigators in north-central and eastern Washington facing…





Omak Police Continue Working to Keep Omak Youth Safe.


Oct 25, 2013
The Omak Police Department responded to a call this week where a juvenile was found to be in possession of marijuana. That…

Second Half Property Taxes Due October 31


Oct 25, 2013
The second half of Okanogan County property tax payments and irrigation assessments for 2013 is due and must be postmarked by…

Omak Forming Levy Committee


Oct 23, 2013
Omak School District is now in the process of forming our levy committee.   The levy election will fall in February 2014 and…

Facilities Reopen Following Federal Shutdown


Oct 18, 2013
All Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest ranger stations, administrative offices and recreation facilities that were temporarily…

Ballots mailed this week


Oct 17, 2013
Ballots for the Nov. 5 general election were mailed Wednesday according to a release from the Okanogan County Auditor’s office.…