Fire crews from the state Department of Natural Resources, U.S. Forest Service and the Loomis Fire Department are on the scene of a wildfire burning near town.
Search and recovery efforts continue today for Donghoon Lee, a 23-year-old student from South Korea, who is presumed drowned in Lake Chelan.
The state Department of Natural Resources announced yesterday that the risk for fire danger has increased in several counties including Okanogan.
A local woman was injured Tuesday morning in a single vehicle crash about eight miles east of town.
Colville Business Council member Ricky Gabriel has been removed from the council.
A 57-year-old local man died Monday morning following a two-vehicle collision on Highway 97.
TWISP – A fierce storm battered Okanogan County the evening of May 30, plunging the Methow Valley into darkness overnight, toppling trees county-wide and triggering reports of fires.
MAZAMA – The North Cascades Highway has been fully reopened to traffic following a rock slide earlier today.
OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Historical Museum will celebrate its season opening on Saturday.
A man who apparently jumped into the Okanogan River on Monday afternoon, May 22, is believed to have drowned.
The Spokane office of the National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for the Kettle River near town.
Fire crews quickly extinguished a burning shed at the Tonasket School District Monday afternoon.
The Okanogan County PUD is responding to an unplanned power outage in the Highway 20, Malott and Twisp areas.
BREWSTER – A listening session planned Thursday, April 20, at Brewster High School by U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-4th District, has been turned into a message session with Newhouse’s staff.
Ferry County law enforcement is seeking information about an alleged drive by shooting yesterday.