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Tribes Industrial Fire Precaution Level Changes


Aug 17, 2017
The Colville Business Council announced today that the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Forestry Department will set the…





Emergency Weight Restrictions & Emergency Road Closures Update 5/4/17


May 05, 2017
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be updating Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…

Landscaping in Fire Country: How to Design a Firewise Yard


May 05, 2017
Okanogan Conservation District and Shady Creek Nursery in Omak are presenting a free class on Firewise landscaping on Saturday…

Omak PD Arrest 15-year-old for MIP


May 05, 2017
In the early morning hours of May 5th, an Omak Police Officer noticed a group of young people walking down Riverside Dr. and…

North Fork Salmon Creek Road Closed due to Debris Slide


May 05, 2017
Several campers were temporarily stranded when a mud and debris slump caused by rains from Thursday night’s thunder storm…

Omak Middle School enforces drug-free school laws.


May 04, 2017
On Tuesday, May 2nd, an Omak Middle School teacher reported to school administration that a locker smelled like marijuana. Omak…