Local News

Recertification Classes Scheduled Next Month


Nov 13, 2019
The Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board will be holding a Recertification Class on December 5, 2019 at the Omak Theater,…





Fire danger increases; campfire restrictions in effect August 1


Jul 30, 2019
As fire danger increases across the dry slope of the Cascades in Washington, visitors to national forest lands from Naches to…

Okanogan County limited-entry deer hunt applications due Aug. 14


Jul 27, 2019
Eighteen lucky hunters will have an opportunity to hunt for deer this fall on the 6,000- acre Charles and Mary Eder unit of the…

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…