Local News

Large Smoke Plume Over the Okanogan Coming From Wolverine Fire


Aug 01, 2015
The Wolverine fire was very active overnight and into this morning, growing to approximately 4,000 acres.  Late afternoon…





Okanogan County's First Official Firewise Community to be Celebrated Saturday


Sep 05, 2013
Okanogan Conservation District, Washington Department of Natural Resources, and Okanogan County are proud to announce that the…

Survey Results Show Youth Underage Drinking Not OK in Omak


Sep 04, 2013
According to a Community Survey conducted in Omak last year, residents would like to see both adults and youth held accountable…

Homicide Victim’s Name Released


Sep 04, 2013
Officials have released the name of the man how was shot while hunting on Pontiac Ridge Monday. The man was identified as…

Omak Woman Killed in Car Accident


Sep 03, 2013
Early Monday morning, Okanogan County Deputies and Detectives responded to a one vehicle fatality accident near Fish Lake Road…

GROUSE HUNTER SHOT AND KILLED ON PONTIAC RIDGE


Sep 03, 2013
Monday evening Okanogan County Deputies and Detectives responded to a shooting victim on Cow Camp Road on Pontiac Ridge out of…