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…

Forest Service Lifts Fire Ban

News Release

Sep 25, 2020
Campfire restrictions have been lifted on national forest lands in Chelan, Kittitas and Yakima and Okanogan Counties. This means…


News Release

Sep 17, 2020
The Three Rivers Hospital Foundation has gifted new personal protective equipment (PPE) to the hospital’s front-line workers. …

PUD Giveaways For Public Power Week

Sheila Corson
Okanogan County PUD

Sep 11, 2020
Okanogan County PUD has made free energy efficiency kits available for customers, as well as a coloring contest for K-5 leading…

Yakima Man Arrested for Robbing a Coffee Stand in Okanogan

Sep 10, 2020
A 29-year-old Yakima man was arrested Wednesday afternoon following a report of a robbery at Free Bird Coffee in Okanogan.…

Air Attack Instrumental in Stopping Rehmke Road Fire

Sep 10, 2020
A structure fire spread to nearby vegetation Wednesday afternoon, burning 164 acres off Rehmke Road east of Tonasket.  The fire…