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100 Percent Compliance from Alcohol Retailers; Sage Shop Sells Pot to Teen


May 06, 2016
Thursday night, the Omak and Oroville Police Departments conducted local alcohol and marijuana retail compliance checks in Omak,…





Colville Tribal Councilman Resigns Following Rape Arrest


Feb 20, 2014
A high-ranking member of the Colville Tribal Council resigned Tuesday following his arrest on a rape charge in North Idaho.…

Townsend elected to Farm Service Agency Committee


Feb 20, 2014
Ed Townsend, of Okanogan, has recently been elected to the Farm Service Agency Okanogan County Committee. He will help direct…

Dansel’s Growth Management Act opt-out bill unanimously passes Senate


Feb 20, 2014
Before Tuesday’s deadline for the state Senate to act on legislation introduced by its members,, Sen. Brian Dansel,…

Recertification Class Coming Up March 6


Feb 19, 2014
The Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board will be holding a Recertification Class on March 6, 2014 in the Commissioner’s…

Condotta legislation to promote fairness, flexibility of property tax payments


Feb 19, 2014
Legislation that would give county treasurers more flexibility in accepting property tax payments passed the House of…