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Washington, connected: State Route 20 is now open

Apr 18, 2019
With the swing of the gates, the seasonal stretch of North Cascades Highway/State Route 20 opened at 9 a.m. today for the 2019…

OCCDA Accepting Registrations for Imagination Library Program

Jodi DeCesari

OCCDA Executive Director


Mar 04, 2019
Okanogan County Child Development Association (OCCDA) is excited to announce that we are now an approved affiliate for The Dolly…

Revenue increase proposed for infrastructure needs

Sheila Corson, Okanogan County PUD

Mar 01, 2019
The Okanogan County PUD board is considering an increase to base charges to cover the expenses of large infrastructure projects,…

Colville Tribes Changes Wolf Season to Unlimited Year Round Hunting

Feb 25, 2019
The Colville Business Council approved an in-season regulation change for wolf hunting in both the North and South Half of the…

Suspect in Custody for Threats to Washington Sheriff's over I-1639

Feb 20, 2019
A 23-year-old Omak man was arrested Wednesday morning for allegedly threatening Sheriffs of Washington who spoke out against…

Omak Police Officer Injured in Collision with Cattle Truck

Feb 20, 2019
An Omak police officer sustained minor injuries Tuesday, when his patrol car was struck by a cattle truck in the intersection of…