Local News

Omak Man Jailed on Murder Charge

Oct 16, 2019
A 19-year-old Omak man is in jail facing charges of Second Degree Murder and First Degree Assault after an incident Tuesday…

WDFW restricts campfires, other activities in eastern Washington wildlife areas and water access areas

Jul 26, 2019
The impending arrival of hot, dry weather has prompted the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) to restrict…

Chinook salmon fishing opens on Columbia River above Brewster

Jul 25, 2019
Action:  Opens Chinook salmon fishing season in a section of the Columbia River above the Highway 173 Bridge at Brewster. …

Storm Brings Lightning and Fires

Jul 23, 2019
A storm system that moved through Okanogan County Monday afternoon brought lightning strikes to the area, several of which…

Ecology helps Okanogan County fight smoke - with steam

Jul 18, 2019
Homeowners in Okanogan County will soon have better options than burning when disposing of tree limbs and brush.  The…

Social Security Scammers Targeting Local Residents

Omak Police News Release

Jul 17, 2019
Social Security scam calls are on the increase in the local area. What does this mean for you? Omak Police Chief Jeff Koplin…