Mudslides prompted week-long closure of main highway through the Methow ValleyAugust 28, 2014 1:16 p.m. read more..
County declaration follows flash floods, mudslides and debris flows that destroyed homes and blocked highwaysAugust 28, 2014 11:06 a.m. read more..
More than 100 years of fair memories will be celebrated this weekend during the North Central Washington Fair.August 22, 2014 11:50 a.m. read more..
Mudslides sweep away structures, blocks state Highway 153August 21, 2014 10:45 p.m. read more..
Brdley Michael Friesen, 37, was arrested July 17 in Osoyoos following alligations of selling firearms.August 20, 2014 9:28 a.m. read more..
The ninth annual Budweiser-Lowrance King Salmon Derby on Aug. 1-3 raised $1,700 in a raffle for a YETI cooler that benefited victims of the Carlton Complex fires.August 14, 2014 2:15 p.m. read more..
n online seminar to discuss social determinates of health in rural communities will take place at noon Aug. 20 in the Republic Reducing Alcohol and Drug use Coalition office.August 14, 2014 9:19 a.m. read more..
The National Weather Service has issued several watches and warnings for the region through Friday.August 13, 2014 11:50 a.m. read more..
Rain that fell Tuesday night over the Devil’s Elbow Fire raised humidity, but didn’t do much toward putting out the 20,287-acre blaze on the Colville Indian Reservation.August 13, 2014 11:26 a.m. read more..
Steering control issue resolved on Keller FerryAugust 13, 2014 10:10 a.m. read more..
The state Department of Transportation announced Tuesday the temporary closure of the Keller Ferry.August 12, 2014 4:52 p.m. read more..
Gov. Jay Inslee is appealing a presidential decision to deny assistance to individuals impacted by the Carlton Complex fire.August 12, 2014 3:51 p.m. read more..
A community meeting is planned for 7 p.m. Friday at the Methow Valley Community Center, 201 Methow Valley Highway, to update people on the Carlton Complex, Little Bridge Creek and Upper Falls fires.August 7, 2014 2:05 p.m. read more..
The Devil’s Elbow Complex fire has burned across 8,000 acres near town and prompted evacuations.August 7, 2014 10:33 a.m. read more..
Clint Didier showed a 20 percentage-point lead over his nearest opponent in Tuesday election night results from Okanogan County.August 6, 2014 3:33 p.m. read more..
We bring this to the attention of visitors here to celebrate rodeo, horse racing, Jet Ski racing, concerts and fireworks. We’re glad you’re here and glad you choose to celebrate our local customs and cultures with us. And we’re happy to share them with you. That said, we encourage you to stay clear of fire areas.August 6, 2014 midnight read more..
Tribal police giving notice in San Poil for Devil's Elbo Complex fireAugust 5, 2014 9:08 p.m. read more..
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning, until 11:30 p.m., for south-central Okanogan County, specifically the areas affected by wildfires in Carlton and the lower Methow Valley.August 3, 2014 9:10 p.m. read more..
A wildfire between Twisp and Winthrop claimed a house along state Highway 20 this afternoon and is threatening at least one other home.August 1, 2014 3:06 p.m. read more..
According to the Okanogan County Emergency Operation Center, road closures are being staffed by Washington National Guard members.August 1, 2014 2:40 p.m. read more..