MAZAMA — In experienced climber died after a fall while climbing on Goat Wall on Tuesday.
WARDEN - A College Place man escaped injury Tuesday night, May 3, when his private plane crashed while en route from Tonasket to Walla Walla.
The Spokane office of the National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook calling for scattered thunderstorms and heavy rains throughout most of Eastern Washington, including Okanogan County,
OMAK — North Cascades Athletic Club recently added a CrossFit affiliate class to its slate of group exercise classes.
NESPELEM – Tribal voters will narrow the field of candidates for seven Colville Business Council positions during the primary election Saturday, May 7.
OKANOGAN — The Okanogan School District’s proposed bond issue is going down to defeat, even though a majority of voters said yes to the $6.5 million measure.
WENATCHEE — More fire engines, air tankers and firefighters are being positioned this fire season in eastern Washington in preparation for fire season.
OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Public Utility District commissioners are considering two resolutions – one to go ahead with re-energizing
OKANOGAN – Okanogan County department heads have been advised to watch their spending until June because the county is experiencing a cash flow problem.
TONASKET – The city wants to annex properties southeast and southwest of town, but most local residents aren’t in favor.
OROVILLE – Eight people were arrested Thursday after the North Central Washington Narcotics Task Force, Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office, Oroville Police Department, Border Patrol and Drug Enforcement Administration executed three search warrants in town.
OKANOGAN – A majority of Okanogan School District voters is saying yes to a proposed bond issue, but the numbers are falling short of the 60 percent majority needed for the measure to pass.
TONASKET — The city council got an earful from area residents April 12 over a proposed retail cannabis store, and a discussion on reducing the buffer zone for where a shop could be located.
WENATCHEE - The Central Washington Growers Association filed a lawsuit in Chelan County Superior Court on April 15 in response to a county-wide resolution in Chelan County that prohibits marijuana or cannabis production and processing.
OMAK — After 33 years in law enforcement, Omak Police Chief Larry Schreckengast plans to retire at the end of June.