Local News

Governor Inslee adds Okanogan County to Drought Declaration


Apr 17, 2015
On Friday, Governor Jay Inslee declared a drought in 13 river basins in Washington state, including the Okanogan River. The…





WDFW seeks public participation in planning for Sinlahekin and Scotch Creek wildlife areas


Feb 20, 2015
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will hold a public workshop March 11 to discuss the development of a new…

Recertification Class Coming in March


Feb 20, 2015
The Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board will be holding a Recertification Class on March 5, 2015 in the Commissioners’…

Okanogan Conservation District Secures Initial Funding for Carlton Complex Landowner Assistance


Feb 19, 2015
Staff at the Okanogan Conservation District have been working closely with landowners since August of 2014 to determine the…

Conservation District Celebrating 75th Anniversary


Feb 16, 2015
The Okanogan Conservation District will celebrate its 75th anniversary with a banquet on Wednesday February 25th at 5pm at the…

Senate leaders unveil $15B transportation proposal

Okanogan Country Radio & Associated Press


Feb 13, 2015
Senate majority leaders on Thursday unveiled a $15 billion transportation revenue package that includes an incremental gas tax…