The body of a man who apparently jumped into the Okanogan River two weeks ago was found Monday, June 5, near Monse.
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.
MAZAMA – A rock slide has slowed traffic on the North Cascades Highway.
The Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune and Methow Valley News have been selected to remain the official newspaper of record for Okanogan County for the next year.
The annual Okanogan Days community festival is set for Saturday, June 3, in downtown Okanogan.
The Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission has granted Wenatchee Valley College initial approval for a registered nurse to bachelor of science in nursing, or RN-to-BSN, program.
Briefs - May 31, 2017
Flooding and road washouts continue to plague Okanogan and Ferry counties as spring runoff mixes with rainy conditions.
An investigation continues into the cause of a blaze that razed the Curlew Motel Thursday, May 25, at 23 Boulder Creek Road.
Communities along the Okanogan River from Oroville to Brewster are likely to experience high water along the shoreline through the summer and into September, due to greater-than-normal snowmelt from watersheds in Canada.
A “milestone move” was made Tuesday, May 23, as Okanogan County Public Utility District commissioners agreed to hire a design-build contractor to refurbish Enloe Dam.
A Seattle-area climber died over the weekend when he fell from Goat Peak in the Methow Valley.
OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Historical Museum will celebrate its season opening on Saturday.
OKANOGAN – Despite rumors of the contrary, horse racing will be taking place at the 2017 Okanogan County Fair, according to Okanogan County Commissioner Andy Hover.