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Snowpack Delays Road Openings and Firewood Season


Mar 30, 2018
We rely on National Forests for so much; clean air, water, jobs, food, wood and more.  Each year, thousands of people heat their…





Maycumber proposes legislation to assist veterans in underserved counties


Jan 16, 2018
Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, introduced legislation this week to help veterans in Northeast Washington access the…

Kretz proposes Hirst equity bill: The One Washington Water Act


Jan 15, 2018
House Republican Deputy Leader Joel Kretz introduced The One Washington Water Act today.  The proposal is designed to break the…

WVC offers admission guarantee program for Tonasket, Omak and Bridgeport seniors


Jan 13, 2018
In order to help high school seniors successfully transition into college, Wenatchee Valley College and Tonasket, Omak and…

Officer Injured in Two Vehicle Accident


Jan 10, 2018
Omak Police officer Jerod Gavin is recovering from minor injuries he received in a two-vehicle accident that occurred January 9…

Omak Schools Seeks Public Input


Jan 08, 2018
The Omak School District is inviting the community to share thoughts, concerns, and ideas about the future of the district and…