Local News

Chip Seal Work in Methow, Omak and Nespelem Areas

Aug 27, 2016
Okanogan County Department of Public Works Road Crews will be performing Chip Seal work in the Methow, Omak and Nespelem areas. …

Minors Drinking Alcohol Cited for MIP

Jun 04, 2014
Early Saturday morning, Omak Police responded to a report of several juveniles that were drinking alcohol. Seven juveniles were…


Jun 03, 2014
     Three Omak residents were arrested over the last week for allegedly selling drugs out of a house in East Omak. Okanogan…

Liquor privatization tied to thefts

Jun 02, 2014
Researchers looking at the effects of liquor privatization found one in 10 high school-age minors who drink alcohol reported…

Omak Retailers Pass with Flying Colors

Becki Andrist, News Director

May 30, 2014
It’s an unconventional tool in the fight against underage drinking, but the recent Alcohol Purchase Surveys in Omak showed…

Lake Osoyoos rises as runoff increases

May 30, 2014
Due to rising temperatures and spring runoff, water levels in Osoyoos Lake are rising. In some years, this can result in…