Local News

Omak Schools Will Seek Bond and Levy in February

Sheila Corson, Communications Officer

Omak School District


Dec 05, 2017
With a huge reduction in the levy, Omak Schools will ask for both a smaller levy and a bond in February 2018, with a net…





Okanogan County limited-entry deer hunt applications due Aug. 14


Jul 25, 2017
Eighteen lucky hunters will have an opportunity to hunt for deer this fall on the 6,000- acre Charles and Mary Eder Unit of the…

Canyon Creek Fire Update


Jul 20, 2017
Yesterday, management of the Canyon Creek Fire, near Carlton transferred to a Type 4 Incident Management Team led by Incident…

Second Arrest Made in Shawl Murder


Jul 20, 2017
A second arrest has been made in the murder of Joseph Shawl, whose body was found in the Okanogan River on June 27, 2017, a week…

Omak Pool Vandalized During Break-in


Jul 19, 2017
One or possibly two suspects broke into the Omak City Pool last night, causing damage to inside the building as well as to the…

Judge’s School Offered


Jul 18, 2017
WSU Okanogan County Extension is hosting a Judge’s School on Thursday, July 27, 2017, starting at 8:05 am and finishing by 11:30…