Local News

Bighorn sheep monitoring increases with diagnosis of single case of pneumonia in Mt. Hull herd

Press Release


Mar 19, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) asks members of the public to report sightings of bighorn sheep that are…





State working to reduce vehicle and wildlife collisions


Feb 06, 2019
The Washington State Department of Transportation is working on a plan to reduce the number of collisions between vehicles and…

Yet another sheriff says he will not enforce gun initiative


Feb 05, 2019
Grant County Sheriff Tom Jones says he will not enforce a gun control initiative that passed last November until it clears…

PUD Extends Moratorium on High-Density Load Customers

Press Release

Sheila Corson, PUD Community Relations Coordinator


Feb 02, 2019
The Okanogan County PUD Board of Commissioners has extended the moratorium on high-density load customers, in order to conduct…

Kretz bill would create wolf sanctuary on Bainbridge Island


Jan 31, 2019
In response to one Western Washington lawmaker's recent bill to completely ban the lethal removal of gray wolves, state Rep.…

Drug Bust Leads to Five Arrests in Okanogan


Jan 23, 2019
Methamphetamine seized during drug bust in Okanogan, with a street value of $10,000.     On Monday, the North Central…