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…





Update: Silver Alert Cancelled


Aug 15, 2019
Update: Smith was found in Federal Way, Washington today.   Original Post: Silver Alert Issued Okanogan County Sheriff’s…

Special Filing Period Opens Next Week

Press Release


Aug 15, 2019
At the close of the regular candidate filing period on Friday, May 17, 2019, Okanogan County election officials had not received…

TV District Losing Network Stations

TV Reception District #1 of Okanogan County


Aug 15, 2019
Attention Television Reception District #1 of Okanogan County Customers: Effective August 15, 2019, Shaw Broadcasting will no…

Shoreline penalty resolved on Palmer Lake


Aug 12, 2019
The Washington Department of Ecology and a British Columbia couple have agreed to a settlement that reduces their penalty and…

Property tax relief programs expanded for senior and disabled citizens


Aug 08, 2019
Seniors and disabled citizens will have an easier time qualifying for property tax relief starting with their 2020 tax bill.…