Local News

Reddick Retiring After 30 Years Service


Jan 05, 2021
Long time Omak librarian Sharon Reddick is retiring at the end of January, 2021 after 30 years of service to the public starting…





PUD Bonds repay debt, fund projects

Sheila Corson
Okanogan County PUD

Nov 26, 2020
Okanogan County PUD bond sales closed Nov. 19 and $40 million were deposited in the district’s account.                The…

Alternative Rate Structure Proposed

Sheila Corson
Okanogan County PUD

Nov 26, 2020
Okanogan County PUD commissioners are considering a change to rates to account for the state taxes imposed on the district,…

Twisp Forest Restoration Project Comment Period Extended to December 18

News Release


Nov 20, 2020
The public comment period for the Twisp Forest Restoration Draft Environmental Assessment has been extended to close on Friday,…

COVID-19 Outbreak at NV Extended Care


Nov 17, 2020
On Sunday, North Valley Extended Care announced that six residents and several employees have tested positive for COVID-19. They…

Health Officials Urge CauHon as COVID-19 Cases are Predicted to Rise in Okanogan County

News Release


Nov 14, 2020
Okanogan County Public Health (OCPH) is asking residents to exercise cau?on around the upcoming holiday. There are concerning…