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Businesses ignoring pandemic closure orders can be cited and fined under emergency rules filed today

News Release


May 26, 2020
Washington businesses that decide to open or operate in direct violation of Gov. Inslee’s Stay Home, Stay Healthy order may be…





Officers Names Released in Riverside Shooting


Mar 22, 2020
This is a status update into the SIU Investigation of the shooting occurred near Riverside Grocery in the 100 block of Main…

Public Health Wants You to Help Stop the Virus Spread


Mar 19, 2020
A friendly reminder from Okanogan County Public Health At this time, we have no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Okanogan County.…

Public Works Offices and Shops Closing to Public

News Release


Mar 18, 2020
The Okanogan County Public Works main office and road crew shops are closed to the public effective today.  This closure is…

Family Health Centers provides guidance for patients seeking care during the COVID-19 crisis

FHC News Release


Mar 18, 2020
We ask our patients to be conscientious about their health, their families and healthcare professionals by adhering to the…

County Offices Closing to Public to Prevent COVID-19 Spread


Mar 18, 2020
In effort to minimize the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) and protect the public and our employees by minimizing physical…