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100 Percent Compliance from Alcohol Retailers; Sage Shop Sells Pot to Teen


May 06, 2016
Thursday night, the Omak and Oroville Police Departments conducted local alcohol and marijuana retail compliance checks in Omak,…





USDA’s Farm Service Agency Announces Sign-Up Date for Disaster Assistance Programs


Apr 23, 2014
Farmers and ranchers can sign-up for disaster assistance programs, re-established and strengthened by the 2014 Farm Bill, began…

Remains Discovered Monday Believed Missing Twisp Man


Apr 22, 2014
Around noon Monday, Twisp Police Chief Paul Budrow received a call from his family that their dog had just brought home a human…

Three Tonasket Men Arrested Following a String of Burglaries


Apr 22, 2014
Three Tonasket men were arrested earlier this month, following the investigation into the burglaries of three different cabins…

Farm Service Agency Allocates Loan Funds for Minorities, Women, Beginning Farmers and Vets


Apr 22, 2014
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency has a portion of its farm loan program funds specifically set aside for…

First half property taxes due next week


Apr 21, 2014
The Okanogan County Treasurer’s Office would like to remind all taxpayers that their 2014 first half property taxes and…