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Omak Fire Department Holding Coat Drive


Oct 15, 2020
The Omak Fire Department is having their annual coat drive from now until November 13th. Drop off locations include Xtreme…





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…

Fire Prompts Level 3 Evacuations on the Reservation


Sep 07, 2020
Photo by John P. Andrist Okanogan County Emergency Management issued several evacuation notices Sunday night and early Monday…

New student registration and tuition deadline extended to Sept. 18


Sep 01, 2020
Wenatchee Valley College has extended the new student tuition and registration deadline from Friday, Sept. 4 to Friday, Sept.…