Local News

Chip Seal Work Starting Next Week


Jul 01, 2020
Okanogan County Department of Public Works Road Crews will start Chip Sealing Loomis-Oroville Rd from Similkameen Rd to…





PUD Offices Reopen Two Days This Month

Sheila Corson
Okanogan County PUD

Jun 12, 2020
Okanogan County PUD offices will open to the public on Thursdays, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., June 18 and June 25. Customers will be…

PUD to Purchase New Substation

Sheila Corson
Okanogan County PUD

Jun 11, 2020
Okanogan County PUD commissioners approved the purchase of a new substation near Chicken Creek, which will serve the needs for…

PUD Commissioners Discuss Reopening of Offices

Sheila Corson
Okanogan County PUD

May 28, 2020
Okanogan County PUD commissioners discussed plans for slowly reopening facilities to the public among other business at a May 26…

Businesses ignoring pandemic closure orders can be cited and fined under emergency rules filed today

News Release


May 26, 2020
Washington businesses that decide to open or operate in direct violation of Gov. Inslee’s Stay Home, Stay Healthy order may be…

High Speed Pursuit Lands Okanogan Man in Jail

Okanogan County Sheriff Tony Hawley


May 21, 2020
On Monday, May 18, 2020 at about 5:22pm Okanogan County Sheriff’s deputies were involved in a vehicle pursuit of a stolen…