Squaw Creek in the lower Methow Valley could become Swaram Creek under a proposal before the state Committee on Geographic Names.
Russian hackers attempted to access Washington state election systems before the 2016 general election, but failed.
Washington State University Extension will have its Women in Agriculture conference Nov. 18 in several locations, including Nespelem and Republic.
Woodcutting restrictions have been reduced in parts of the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest because of changes in weather conditions.
Two members of the Colville Confederated Tribes are among the speakers at the Sept. 28 “Healing the Columbia” event the Seattle Mountaineers Building, 7700 Sand Point Way N.E.
State biologists are delaying plans to reintroduce fishers to forests in the North Cascades because of habitat loss from wildfires.
The Diamond Creek Fire is 70 percent contained, with a revised size of 127,498 acres burned as of Friday, Sept. 22.
Equipping large trucks with advanced safety technologies has the potential to prevent up to 63,000 truck related crashes each year, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.
The Methow Valley School District has made permanent alterations to the board's meeting schedule.
The city council has approved annexation of a parcel on North Second Avenue owned by Lee and Sarah Morrison.
Results have been announced for the bulls and barrels events at the Ferry County Fair, Sept. 1-3.
A three-day volkssport event is planned Sept. 29 to Oct. 1, starting at the Barn, 51 Highway 20.
DeTro paces women with 195 game
If conditions allow, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) plans to conduct controlled burns on two eastern Washington wildlife areas this fall to reduce wildfire risks and enhance wildlife habitat.
OK Friendly Car Club puts on a “Cars and Coffee” event from 6-10 a.m. the first Sunday of each month at the Omak Safeway lot, 607 Omache Drive.
A concert featuring Dum Duet - A Turkish Rhythm Celebration, with Raquy Danziger and Michael Burdi, will be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, at Confluence Gallery, 104 N. Glover St.
Methow Conservancy will host its annual cider squeeze from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1, at the Dave and Marilyn Sabold residence south of town.
The Community Cultural Center is accepting donations for their annual rummage sale, Oct. 12-14 at 411 S. Western Ave.
“The Last Salmon,” a chamber musical billed as being “for kids and the people who love them,” will return to the Merc Playhouse, 101 S. Glover St., in early October.
Applicants are being sought for the Confluence Gallery artist in residence program for fall and winter.
North Valley Hospital’s board has plenty of people showing up to meetings and asking questions about how well the hospital is being managed.
Partway up the Early Winters valley is a break in the mountain that forms, if you are going up-valley, the left side of the valley wall.
It’s that time of year again. Tomorrow kicks off the first day of the 70th annual Okanogan County Fair. Perhaps one of the largest family reunions of sorts, the county fair brings something for everyone.
As the mornings are getting colder and area youngsters are heading back to school, I hate to say it but summer must be coming to an end. Around the house, the lawn is needing less watering and mowing, and our garden is nearing the end of its season.
Johnny Rodriguez brings traditional country sounds to Manson
While we are less than a month away from the first day of fall (Sept. 22), there’s still time to enjoy the sunny weather and take in a great show around the Northwest.