Local News

Emergency Weight Restrictions Going Into Place Monday

Jan 24, 2015
Okanogan County Department of Public Works will be adding Emergency Weight Restrictions on the following County roads as of…

New ferry will be called "Sanpoil."

By Associated Press
Jun 27, 2012
The newest and smallest state ferry boat finally has a name. The new Keller Ferry will be called the Sanpoil. That's the…

Mandatory release of externally tagged salmon on upper Columbia River and key tributaries

Jun 22, 2012
Several fish-marking programs are currently being conducted by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW), the…

Pilot Injured in Plane Crash Near Cameron Lake Road

Jun 20, 2012
The pilot was injured after his wing clipped a power line while spraying a canola field off the…

Prepare for Operation Dry Water Coming to a Lake Near You.

Jun 18, 2012
Recreational boating fatalities last year jumped to their highest levels since 1998 and boating under the influence (BUI)…

Fire District 6 joins Facebook

Jun 13, 2012
Okanogan County Fire District 6 (the District) just joined Facebook to improve communication with local residents.…