Local News

Study of wolves’ effects on other wildlife gets underway in eastern Washington


Feb 17, 2017
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) and the University of Washington (UW) have launched a collaborative…





Water Lab Closed for Holiday


Aug 24, 2016
The Okanogan County Public Health Water Laboratory will be closed on Monday, September 5, 2016, in honor of the Labor Day…

Chip Seal Work in Oroville and Methow Areas


Aug 22, 2016
Okanogan County Department of Public Works Road Crews will be performing Chip Seal work in the Oroville and Methow areas. …

Campfire Restrictions on FS Lands


Aug 19, 2016
Campfire restrictions went into effect on national forest lands in Okanogan County on Friday, August 19.  Campfires are allowed…

Omak FFA Wins National Recognition


Aug 17, 2016
  The Omak FFA chapter has been named among the top ten chapters in the nation in the Models of Innovation Award Program.…

Primary Results Certified Tuesday


Aug 17, 2016
One of the most crowded Washington state primary elections in recent memory is now closed. Results of the Aug. 2 primary were…