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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,…





Omak Police Warn of Phone Scam

By NCBI
Feb 23, 2011
Omak Police Chief Larry Schreckengast is asking for your help involving a definite telephone scam. Schreckengast said he…

Mazama Woman Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash

By NCBI
Feb 23, 2011
A 74-year-old Mazama woman died in a two-vehicle accident Tuesday evening on Highway 2 about 15 miles west of…

Editorial: Flabbergasted

By Lael Duncan, Executive Director, OCCAC
Feb 22, 2011
Flabbergasted. That word, describes the reaction of most people I know who heard the President say that we had to stop…

Authorities Find Body Inside Burnt Vehicle

By NCBI
Feb 21, 2011
Saturday night, authorities found a body after extinguishing a vehicle fire in a field off of Havillah Road near Valley…

Louie Arrested in Spokane

By NCBI
Feb 18, 2011
A Nespelem man, wanted on a warrant out of Okanogan County was taken into custody early Friday in Spokane after police…