Photo by Al Camp
Flames destroy from the North Country Pub early Tuesday morning.
As of Wednesday, November 30, 2016
OMAK - The North Country Pub, a longtime downtown restaurant and watering hole, was destroyed in an early morning fire Tuesday, Nov. 29.
Details about the fire and its cause were not known at Chronicle press time.
Omak and Okanogan fire departments and LifeLine Ambulance were called at 1:40 a.m. Omak Fire Chief Kevin Bowling called a few minutes later for the Okanogan County Public Utility District to respond and shut off electricity. The Malott Fire Department and Omak Public Works also responded.
Fire broke through the roof about 45 minutes after firefighting efforts began.
The complete story is available in the Wednesday, Nov. 30 edition of The Chronicle.